Hwy 17, Berwick Blvd open after accident with injuries

highway 17 accident_1560793061274.png.jpg

SAVANNAH, Ga. (WSAV) – Authorities say Highway 17 is back open at Berwick Boulevard after an accident with injuries early Monday afternoon.

Around 1 p.m., the Chatham County Police Department (CCPD) closed traffic in the area, shutting down several lanes.

CCPD reopened one southbound lane of Highway 17 around 4 p.m. and an hour and a half later, it was completely open.

Few details have been released regarding the cause of the crash and the specifics of the injuries.

A witness tells News 3 multiple vehicles were involved, including a dump truck hauling dirt.

The Georgia State Patrol is investigating.

Copyright 2019 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Don't Miss