Pickup, semi collide at I-516 WB entrance ramp

CHATHAM CO., GA (WTOC) - A tractor trailer pulling a logging trailer collided with a pickup truck Wednesday morning in front of the westbound entrance ramp of Interstate 516 at Ogeechee Road.

It happened at about 5:53 a.m. Wednesday.

Officers with the Savannah-Chatham Metro Police Major Accident Investigation Team said the tractor trailer was headed northbound on Ogeechee Road and turned onto the entrance ramp when it collided with the pickup truck that was headed southbound, according to police.

The driver of the pickup is believed to have serious injuries. Both drivers were taken to the hospital.

The southbound lanes of Ogeechee Road and the entrance ramp were closed for more than an hour.

MAIT continues to investigate.

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