BREAKING NEWS: Car veers off the road on 1-16 East near Blooming - Local news, weather, sports Savannah | WSAV On Your Side

UPDATE: Early morning on wreck on 1-16 kills one

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Source: Photojournalist Art Ottimo Source: Photojournalist Art Ottimo
Source: Photojournalist Art Ottimo Source: Photojournalist Art Ottimo

News 3 has learned that one person has died and another is in the hospital after their car veered off of I-16 East early Friday morning, landing in the Ogeechee River.

Fire officials and local law enforcement spent hours on the scene near the Bloomingdale Road exit trying to pull the car out of the river. 

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

We will continue you to update you on this story as details become available.

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