SAVANNAH, GA (December 21, 2011): Both drivers were transported to a hospital after a semi pulling a logging trailer collided with a pickup truck in front of the westbound entrance ramp of Interstate 516 at Ogeechee Road this morning.

 

The driver of the pickup was extricated after the 5:53 a.m. collision and was believed to have serious injuries.

 

Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Major Accident Investigation Team (MAIT) officers said the semi was northbound on Ogeechee and turning onto the entrance ramp when it collided with the pickup truck headed south.

 

The southbound lanes of Ogeechee Road and the entrance ramp were closed for more than an hour.

 

MAIT continues to investigate.

 

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