Tractor trailer overturns on Old River Rd. in Effingham Co. - WTOC-TV: Savannah, Beaufort, SC, News, Weather & Sports

Tractor trailer overturns on Old River Rd.


Deputies were called out to a crash on Old River Road in Effingham County early Thursday morning. 

It happened at the intersection of Schuman Dr. which is just north of the I-16 interchange. 

According to police, the driver of a tractor trailer lost control and tipped over. The driver reported he was heading south on Old River Road when he came around a bend and saw a parked vehicle with headlights on and thought it was driving towards him, so he swerved to miss the car and ran off the road.

The driver was treated on scene with minor cuts. 

Traffic is moving smoothly in the area and the wreck should not affect the morning commute.

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