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Teen hurt in go-kart crash
A 16-year-old was hit by a car just over the Walton County line

COVINGTON, Ga. — A teenager was flown from the scene after being involved in a crash on Christmas Day.

A 16-year-old was driving a go-kart on County Line Road in Walton County, just over the Newton County line, when involved in a collision with a passenger car.

Walton County Fire Rescue and Social Circle Fire Department responded, along with the Georgia State Patrol.

The victim was flown to WellStar Atlanta Medical Center with critical injuries, Assistant Chief Craig League of Walton County Fire Rescue said.

As of noon Wednesday, one fatality crash had been reported statewide over the Christmas travel period, in Atlanta.