SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - An accident slowed traffic Wednesday night on Whitemarsh Island.
Police say the driver of a van may have had a stroke and drifted off to the side of the eastbound Islands Expressway Bridge connecting Whitemarsh and Wilmington Islands.
The wreck caused another, a chain reaction, hitting two others and backing up traffic for nearly two hours.
Police rerouted drivers through Bryan Woods Road. The van driver is being treated at a nearby hospital, the other two drivers suffered only minor injuries.
The bridge is back open now.