Tela Lynn Wood, 34, of Hull faces charges of drunk driving, serious injury by vehicle and failing to yield the right of way, according to the Athens Banner-Herald. Wood's infant son died from injuries he endured in a two-vehicle collision in Madison County.
The collision happened about 3:25 p.m. Nov. 19 at Highway 98 and Rogers Mill Road in Madison County, according to a Georgia State Patrol report obtained by the Banner-Herald. Wood was traveling west on Highway 98, made a left turn toward Rogers Mill Road but failed to yield to an eastbound semi-truck. The truck struck Wood’s 1998 Toyota SUV on the passenger side, troopers said.