GSP investigates fatal ATV crash in Appling County

APPLING CO., GA (WTOC) - A man is dead after an ATV crash in Appling County Saturday morning.

Appling County Sheriff's Deputies responded around 3:30 a.m. to a creek on Morris Landing Road. When they arrived, deputies found a side by side ATV partially submerged in the creek.

The Appling County Search and Rescue Team was called in to assist in locating the driver.  The team found a white male submerged a short distance from the ATV around 7:45 a.m.

The identity of the individual is being withheld pending notification of family.  The Georgia State Patrol is investigating the accident.

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