Two Semi-Trucks Collide in Liberty County, Georgia


December 16, 2018

LIBERTY COUNTY, GA. – Two semi-trucks collided on Interstate 95 in Liberty County, Georgia, on December 10, according to an online news report from wtoc.com. The drivers of both trucks sustained injuries in the crash.* 

The crash occurred at approximately 5:10 a.m. on December 10. A semi-truck was traveling south on I-95 in Liberty County and was involved in some type of minor accident near mile marker 75. It is not clear what this accident involved, but the truck driver was able to pull over to the shoulder, and other motorists pulled over to assist the driver out of the cab. 

A second semi-truck traveling south on I-95 was then cut off by another motorist by the scene, and the second truck lost control and crashed into the first semi-truck on the shoulder. Georgia State Patrol said both semi-truck drivers, neither of whom has been identified, were injured and transported to a local hospital for treatment. Their current conditions are not known, but Troopers said their injuries were minor. 

No information was reported about the vehicle that cut off the second semi or the driver of this vehicle. It is not clear if authorities are attempting to locate the driver. 

Georgia State Patrol, the Liberty County Sheriff’s Office, Liberty County Fire and EMS, and the Department of Public Safety responded to the scene. One lane of I-95 South was shut down after the crash to allow crews to investigate and clear the scene. Georgia State Patrol is continuing the investigation and has not released additional information at this time. 

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Source:https://www.wtoc.com/2018/12/10/cleanup-semi-crash-closes-portion-i-south-liberty-county/


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