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Diamond Causeway back open after 3-vehicle wreck


Diamond Causeway was closed in both directions for several hours Wednesday due to a crash involving three vehicles. 

Lynn Warfield, 62, of Pettigrew Dr., was transported to Memorial University Medical Center for treatment of non-life threatening injuries after the 10:14 a.m. wreck.

Warfield was driving north on Diamond Causeway when her Honda minivan was struck by a Chevrolet pickup truck that had cross the double yellow line. Her van was then struck by a UPS truck.

The driver of the pickup truck, James Schuman, 47, of Cotesby Ln., and the driver of the UPS truck, Kevin McIntyre, 36, of Bluffton, were not injured.

Traffic was rerouted around the area near Moon River onto Ferguson Avenue. Traffic on the Diamond Causeway coming from Skidaway was at a stand still. There was no way on or off the island. 

The road reopened around 1:15 p.m. The Major Accident Investigation Team is continuing to investigate the collision.

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