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Semi goes over guard rail on I-16 westbound

Crews work to lift semi after fatal wreck. Crews work to lift semi after fatal wreck.
SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

Interstate 16 has reopened after a fatal crash involving a tractor-trailer had it shut down for several hours.

It happened early Thursday morning at about 3:30 a.m. in Chatham County. The driver of the truck was killed.

Crash investigators had to shut down part of I-16 westbound while they removed the body and the wreckage.

The truck somehow rolled over, went over the guard rail and landed on its roof.

The Savannah-Chatham Major Accidents Team is investigating what happened. The driver's name has not yet been released.

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