One lane of Hwy 21 SB in Port Wentworth closed due to wreck - WTOC-TV: Savannah, Beaufort, SC, News, Weather & Sports

Bad wreck closes one lane on Hwy 21 SB in Port Wentworth

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Emergency crews are at the scene of a bad wreck on Hwy 21 in Port Wentworth.

It happened shortly before 5 a.m. Tuesday on Hwy 21 southbound at Jimmy Deloach Pkwy. 

According to Port Wentworth Police, a pick-up truck came in contact with the back of a log truck. The driver of the pick-up was transported to Memorial University Medical Center in critical condition. The driver of the log truck was not injured.

At this time, one of the southbound lanes on Hwy 21 is closed near Jimmy Deloach. Drivers are asked to slow down and use caution in the area or seek an alternate route if possible. Small delays can be expected.

WTOC has a news crew at the scene collecting more details and we will have the latest updates as soon as they are released.

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