Authorities Investigating Fatal Crash in Bryan County, Georgia


September 22, 2018

BRYAN COUNTY, GA. – September 13, 2018 (wtoc.com) According to an online news report from wtoc.com, Georgia State Patrol is investigating a fatal vehicle collision that occurred September 13 on Highway 280 in Bryan County, Georgia.*

The crash took place on the morning of September 13 on Highway 280 North in Bryan County. Georgia State Patrol, the Bryan County Sheriff’s Office, and fire and rescue crews responded to the scene. 

Troopers have confirmed the crash was fatal, but they have not provided information about the number of people involved, the number of vehicles involved, or about how the crash occurred. The victim’s identity has not been released. Bryan County authorities are continuing to investigate and have not provided additional information about the accident at this time. 

Bryan County is located in the southeastern portion of the state of Georgia. According to the Georgia Governor’s Office of Highway Safety, the number of vehicle accidents in Bryan County has increased during the last several years. A total of 937 vehicle accidents occurred in the county in 2016, compared to 287 in 2012. Accidents in 2012 resulted in 82 injuries and six fatalities. One of the fatal accidents that year involved speeding, and one involved a motorcyclist. 

The 2016 accidents resulted in 275 injuries and 13 fatalities. Two of the fatal accidents that year involved pedestrians, and 20 of the fatal accidents involved speeding or alcohol consumption on the part of one of the drivers. Four of the people killed in vehicle collisions in Bryan County in 2016 were not wearing seat belts. 

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