Two men were killed and a third remains in critical condition following a single car accident Saturday evening on Almon Road.
According to Newton Sheriff's Office Public Information Officer, Corporal Anthony Washington, 19-year-old Demario Horton was driving a 2002 Chevrolet Impala when he lost control of the vehicle, striking several trees before coming to a stop.
The back seat passenger, 19-year-old Montavious Sorrells was killed when he was ejected from the vehicle. The front passenger, 18-year-old Tony Lamar Horton, Jr., also died on the scene. Horton was transported to Grady Hospital where he remains as of press time.
Check Wednesday's edition of The Covington News for more on this story.