Teens injured in overnight crash

EFFINGHAM CO., GA (WTOC) - Four teenagers were rushed to the hospital overnight, after their pickup truck collided with a tractor trailer in Effingham County.  

The crash happened around midnight at the intersection of Ga. Highway 17 and Porter Road in Guyton, Ga. Authorities said the driver of the pickup turned into the path of the tractor trailer. They said all four teens in the pickup truck are expected to recover from their injuries.

The tractor trailer driver was not hurt. Effingham County deputies and Georgia State Patrol blocked off a section of Highway 17 for several hours overnight so Georgia Power could replace a utility pole that was damaged in the wreck.

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