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Driver critical after rear-ending log truck on Hwy 21

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PORT WENTWORTH, GA (WTOC) -

Emergency crews responded to 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.

One of the southbound lanes on Hwy 21 was closed near Jimmy Deloach for about 2 hours but the road reopened around 6:40 a.m. 

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