Bulloch County Emergency services responded on Tuesday, November 9th at 10:02 am to an overturned log truck in the eastbound lane of I-16 near exit 127 (Hwy. 67). The truck has dumped a load of logs on the interstate.

GA DOT has issued an alert saying both eastbound lanes of I-16 are closed due to this accident. They anticipate the interstate to be closed until 2 pm on Tuesday, November 9.

If you are traveling I-16 west through Bulloch County in the next few hours, you should find an alternative route.

Georgia State Patrol, Bulloch Sheriff’s Deputies and Georgia DOT are on the scene.

Bulloch County EMS has transported the driver of the log truck to East Georgia Regional Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.

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