On October 11, 2022, at approximately 9:30 p.m., the Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office and Fire Department responded to the area of Georgia Highway 20 at the entrance of the Lakeland Plaza Shopping Plaza regarding a vehicle versus a semi-truck collision that had occurred.
A 2011 Hyundai Sonata driven by 43-year-old Alison Flowers of Cumming was traveling west bound and entered the left-hand turn lane. At the same time a Freightliner semi-truck was traveling east bound in the right-hand straight lane on Ga Hwy 20 entering the Lakeland Plaza intersection on a green light. The Sonata failed to yield to the semi-truck and turned in front of it. Ms. Flowers was pronounced deceased at the scene.
This crash remains under investigation by Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office Traffic Specialist Unit.