See Nance v. State
, 274 Ga. 311, 311 (553 SE2d 794) (2001) (“The generalrule is that the retrial of the defendant is not barred [when] reversal of the convictionresults from trial error rather than evidentiary insufficiency.” (punctuation omitted)).
See Boggs v. State
, 304 Ga. App. 698, 698 (1) (697 SE2d 843) (2010);
seealso Jackson v. Virginia
, 443 U. S. 307, 319 (III) (B) (99 SCt 2781, 61 LE2d 560)(1979).2of similar-transaction evidence was erroneous. We therefore reverse McMullen’sconvictions. We note, however, that because the evidence of McMullen’s guilt wasotherwise sufficient, the State is authorized to retry her without violating theconstitutional bar against Double Jeopardy.
Viewed in the light most favorable to the jury’s verdict,
the evidence presentedat trial shows that just before 11:11 a.m. on July 21, 2009, McMullen was drivingnorthbound in the left-hand lane on a roadway which consisted of two northboundlanes, two southbound lanes, and a center-turn lane. Also in the left-hand northboundlane was a stationary truck which had been pulling a two-axle trailer loaded with pinestraw. Sometime prior to McMullen’s arrival, the trailer became unhitched from thetruck, and the victims—the truck’s driver and passenger—were attempting to reattachit. Although the flashing lights on the truck were activated, they were not visible froma distance due to the trailer and its contents. McMullen failed to see the truck in front