Monday morning at 10:07 am, July 11, 2022, Bulloch County 911 dispatched Bulloch County EMS, Bulloch Sheriff’s department, Bulloch Fire and Rescue and GSP to a overturned tractor trailer on I-16 in Bulloch County.
The accident occurred on westbound I-16 between mile markers 116 and 114. The single vehicle accident shut down the lanes and backed traffic up for miles.
Law enforcement has opened one lane and traffic has began to move again, slowly at the time of this story.
The tractor trailer is on its side and debris is strewn across all lanes of the interstate.
Rescue responded to the scene but law enforcement and first responders were able to free the driver from the tractor trailer.
EMS evaluated the driver at the scene, but did not transport.
There were no other vehicles effected by the accident.
Use caution in this area over the next few hours, while they clear the truck and debris from the interstate.