SAVANNAH, GA (September 4, 2013): Three people were transported for treatment of injuries after a car ran into the rear of a tractor-trailer rig on Interstate 95 late Tuesday night.
Jonika Arthur, 18, of Cocoa, FL., and Joshua Studstill, 19, of Merritt Island, FL, were transported to Memorial University Medical Center after the 11:30 p.m. crash just north of Exit 94 (GA 204) near mile marker 96. She was listed in critical condition and he was listed as stable.
Gregory Pinkney Hope, 52, of Savannah, driver of the tractor-trailer also was transported for treatment after complaining of injuries.
Both vehicles were traveling north in the northbound lanes when a Toyota Corolla driven by Studstill collided with the trailer. Arthur was a passenger in the Toyota. Northbound traffic was diverted at the GA 204 exit (94) to Ogeechee Road for several hours.
The Major Accident Investigation Team (MAIT) of the Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department continues to investigate.