TIU Investigates Motorcycle-Involved Crash on Interstate 16
SAVANNAH, GA (October 20, 2020) – Savannah Police’s Traffic Investigation Unit is investigating a vehicle and motorcycle crash that caused injuries to the motorcyclist yesterday evening.
At around 6:20 p.m. on October 19, Johanna Latvakoski, 46, of Alpharetta, was riding a Harley Davidson in the right lane of eastbound Interstate 16 at the Interstate 516 northbound exit. At the same time, Dewayne Pittman, 26, of Savannah, was driving a Dodge Caravan when he attempted to exit I-16 onto I-516 northbound. The two vehicles collided in the right lane of I-16.
Emergency medical services personnel transported Latvakoski to the hospital with a serious injury. The investigation into this crash continues.