GAINESVILLE, Ga. — A Hall County cross country coach has been hospitalized after being hit by a truck.
Media outlets report that 38-year-old Stacey Merck was on a run with Chestatee High School students Sunday morning when the mirror of a Dodge Ram struck her in the face. Her injuries were not life-threatening.
Chestatee High School Principal Suzanne Jarrard tells the Gainesville Times (http://bit.ly/2dnRACS ) that on Monday, Merck was at Grady Memorial Hospital in Atlanta awaiting facial surgery.
No one else was injured.
Georgia State Patrol is investigating the incident.
Information from: The Times, http://www.gainesvilletimes.com