A motorcycle accident on Saturday afternoon has claimed the life of a Good Hope resident. Crystal Gail Bailey, 39, of Good Hope was fatally injured when the motorcycle her husband, David, was driving crashed in Barrow County on Saturday. According to a spokesperson from the Georgia Department of Public Safety, the wreck occurred at about 5 p.m. on March 30, 2019.
“A motorcycle was traveling eastbound on GA 8. Vehicle 1 was attempting to turn left onto GA 8 from Auburn Park Drive,” said Tracey N. Watson, public information officer. “The motorcycle struck vehicle 1 in the driver door area with its front. Area of impact was in the eastbound lane of travel.”
Watson said the passenger did not survive her injuries. The motorcycle driver was also transported to Gwinnett Medical Center with critical injuries. Crystal Bailey was a Walton County employee with the Walton County Elections Department.