Fatal Wreck on I-16

An accident on Interstate 16 near mile marker 137 in Bulloch County this afternoon left one person dead and sent three others to the hospital. The family was heading west when their SUV blew a tire and rolled over at least three or four times.

The driver died at the scene. Ambulances rushed the three passengers to Memorial Health. No word on the extent of their injuries at this time.

No other vehicles were involved in the wreck. Police are still investigating.

Reported by: David Rousseau, drousseau@wtoc.com