SAVANNAH, GA (October 24, 2016): Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department’s Major Accident Investigation Team (MAIT) responded to a three-vehicle accident on the Talmadge Bridge that resulted in the death of a Bluffton, SC man on Monday, Oct. 24.
At about 12:15 p.m. the driver of a stalled semi-truck stopped in the northbound lane of the Talmadge Bridge. The driver of a second semi-truck stopped behind the stalled vehicle to offer assistance. Randy Evegan, 46, was traveling in the bridge’s northbound lane in a BMW 325I, when he struck the back of one of the semis. The impact pushed that truck into the rear of the stalled semi-truck.
Evegan, died at the scene. Investigators believe speed may be a factor in this collision.
This is an on-going MAIT investigation.