Carson, who is also charged with driving without a license, and the other passenger fled the scene but were arrested within hours.
A woman who lives near the scene told Channel 2 Action News she saw Carson try to jump her fence while running from police.
Carson and the other man were found 40 minutes later hiding near her shed, Berenice Salazar said.
According to Salazar, police said the men were doing drugs while hiding. Channel 2 also reported that drugs were found in the car.
Chilton said she could not confirm to The Atlanta Journal-Constitution if the men were using drugs.
When asked about the relationship between the three men, Chilton said they were acquaintances.
Carson, the other Corolla passenger and the driver of the Sienna were taken to WellStar Kennestone Hospital for non-life-threatening injuries.
The collision remains under investigation, and anyone with information can call 770-499-3987.
In other news:
Channel 2's Mike Petchenik reports on what the victim hopes to happen in the case on Channel 2 Action News at 4 p.m.