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Crash cleared along I-16 eastbound

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POOLER, GA (WTOC) -

Rescue crews responded to a single-vehicle crash on I-16 eastbound in Chatham County Tuesday morning. 

Officials say a car began to hydroplane and skidded off the road and into water along the highway on I-16 eastbound at I-95 shortly after 5:30 a.m. 

According to Pooler Fire, the car was pulled out of the water quickly and the driver was able to get out of the vehicle and was not injured. 

Police had the right lane of I-16 eastbound closed for about an hour to clear the scene. The lane was reopened to traffic at 6:20 a.m. 

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