SCMPD investigate after I-16 crash leaves one dead

Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department’s Traffic Investigation Unit responded to a single-vehicle crash with injuries on Interstate 16 between Dean Forest and Chatham Parkway exits that left one man dead. 

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - Officials say 44-year-old Timothy Sapp was pronounced dead at the scene on Sunday morning. Sapp was driving west along I-16 when he lost control of his 1997 Toyota Corolla, crashing the vehicle into a tree.

The westbound lanes were closed and diverted onto Chatham Parkway due to the crash. The lanes have since re-opened.

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