Two dead after fatal car crash in Appling

APPLING, GA (WFXG) - The Columbia County Coroner's has confirmed two teenagers are dead after a car accident in Appling on Sunday morning.

The accident happened on the 6000th block of Shucraft Road at 7 a.m., said Capt. Steve Morris of the Columbia County Sheriff's Office.

Joseph Chance Lonergan, 18, of Harlem was pronounced dead at the scene, the coroner said.  Madison Scottland Gandy, 17, of Appling, was transported to Georgia Regents Medical Center where he later died.

The teens were ejected from a 2003 Ford F-150, Morris said.