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UPDATE: Driver Identified in Tractor Trailer Accident on I-95 Near Darien

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Two semis collided shortly after 7:30 Tuesday morning. One of the vehicles was transporting cases of beer which spilled along the roadway.

The driver of the truck hauling the beer has been identified as 53-year-old Mark Wright, of Knoxville, TN. 

Officials say around 7 on Tuesday morning Wright was traveling NB on I-95 when he sideswiped another tractor trailer driven by 48-year-old Kano Mohamed, of Snellville, Ga.

Mohamed had parked his rig on the side of the road when his brakes locked up.  Georgia State Patrol says Mohamed had put out the correct warning signals to alert motorist. As a result, Wright has been charged with failure to maintain his lane.

Neither driver was seriously hurt.

Previous Story:

All lanes are open on I-95 north bound following a traffic accident involving two tractor trailers.

Two semis collided shortly after 7:30 this morning. One of the vehicles was transporting cases of beer which spilled along the roadway.

The accident is under investigation.

 

Previous story:

Emergency crews are on the scene of a tractor trailer accident on I-95 near mile marker 47 north bound near Darien in McIntosh County.

Expect delays. Use an alternate route, if possible.

We'll have more details as information becomes available.

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