Ronnie Thomas Tutton, Jr., age 31 was taken into custody on Sunday and charged with DUI, Leaving the Scene of an Accident and Driving with a Suspended License.
A motorcyclist was sitting at the intersection of Rockmart Road and Shiflett Road when the bike was hit by a truck, literally snapping the bike in half; the impact send the motorcyclist down a thirty foot embankment, causing serious injuries.
The victim was transported to Erlanger Medical Center for treatment.
Tutton, a native of Dallas, Georgia, fled the scene following the crash. He attempted to hide the Ford Ranger behind a nearby church but was soon discovered and placed under arrest.