Sheriff's deputy vehicle involved in collision

EFFINGHAM COUNTY, GA (WTOC) - One lane of Highway 21 southbound near Ebenezer Road was shut down after an accident involving an Effingham County sheriff's deputy and another vehicle.

Deputies say a driver traveling north on Highway 21 crossed over into the deputy's lane. The sheriff's deputy's car and the other vehicle crashed head-on.

The deputy was transporting someone when the wreck happened.

The driver, the deputy and the person being transported were treated for minor injuries; but they should be fine. All lanes of traffic are now flowing smoothly.

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