2 dead after truck crashes into building on Ogeechee Road

Published: Jan. 19, 2023 at 11:45 PM EST|Updated: Jan. 20, 2023 at 2:48 PM EST
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CHATHAM COUNTY, Ga. (WTOC) - Two people are dead after a truck crashed into a building on Ogeechee Road on Thursday night.

According to Georgia State Patrol (GSP), a Ford F-150 traveling north on Ogeechee Road sideswiped a Nissan Altima traveling in the same direction.

After that impact, GSP said the truck left the road and hit a building.

The passenger in the truck was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the truck was taken to a hospital where he later died.

WTOC spoke with someone who said he knew the victims. He was at the crash site on Friday looking for things belonging to his friend.

GSP’s Troop F Specialized Collision Reconstruction Team is investigating the crash.