One Person Killed in Vehicle Crash in Worth County, Georgia


January 26, 2019

WORTH COUNTY, GA. – According to an online news story reported at walb.com, one person was killed January 22 in a vehicle crash in Worth County, Georgia. The crash happened on Highway 133 and involved a passenger car and a tractor-trailer. The victim’s name has been released.* 

The accident occurred on January 22, but reports did not indicate what time. A passenger car and a tractor-trailer somehow collided on Highway 133, near the intersection with Bridgeboro – Anderson City Road. The location of the accident is near the line between Worth County and Colquitt County. 

It is not clear how the accident happened. Authorities did not provide any information about the cause of the accident or the circumstances surrounding the accident. They did not indicate whether they suspected any factors involved in the crash. The make and model of the car was not reported, and it is not clear if the tractor-trailer was affiliated with a commercial carrier.

One person involved in the accident sustained severe injuries and did not survive. It is not clear if officials pronounced the man deceased at the scene or if he was first transported to a hospital in the area. He has been identified as Thomas Nelson, of Dennard, Arkansas. Nelson’s age was not reported. Reports did not say whether he was a driver or a passenger in one of the vehicles.

No other people involved in the accident were identified, and it is not clear if anyone else was injured. Georgia State Patrol is handling the investigation and has not yet released additional information. 

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Source:http://www.walb.com/2019/01/22/one-dead-hwy-semi-car-accident/

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