Log truck overturns in Long County

LONG CO., GA (WTOC) - A log truck driver somehow lost control and flipped his rig on a highway.

It happened in Long County on Highway 196 by Gumbranch near the border of Liberty County.  The crash happened around 8 a.m., and the driver of the car was flown to Memorial University Medical Center. There are no details yet on the identity or condition of the driver.

Georgia State Patrol is investigating the incident with assistance from Long County Sheriff's Office. Georgia 196 remains closed in that area.

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