One Dead in Savannah Wreck

A Savannah man is dead after an accident last night on Victory Drive. It happened around 10pm, when police say the victim was driving a Plymouth when he rear-ended a stopped truck at Victory and Habersham.

Police also say he then tried to leave the scene, but lost control and slammed into a tree just a few blocks away. He was taken to Memorial Health, were he died from his injuries.

The driver of the truck was not injured.

Police are investigating the accident and think speed may have been a factor. The victim's name has not been released at this time.

Reported by: WTOC staff