SAVANNAH, GA (November 29, 2015): At approximately 7:25 p.m. Savannah- Chatham Metropolitan Police officers responded to report of an accident with injuries in the 800 block of Quacco Rd, near the Regency Trailer Park. A white pickup truck crashed into a power pole after leaving the roadway. The driver of the vehicle was injured and transported by Southside Fire and EMS (SSFD) to Memorial Medical Center (MMC). The passenger of the vehicle was extricated by SSFD and was airlifted to MMC with serious injuries.

The SCMPD Major Accident Investigation Team (MAIT) and forensics responded to the scene and are investigating the crash. Georgia Power has been contacted to assess the damage to the power pole.

Quacco Rd remains closed to traffic in the area due to the crash and the damage to the power pole.