SAVANNAH, GA (Sunday, August 20, 2017) – Savannah-Chatham’s Traffic Investigation Unit is investigating a single vehicle crash on I-516 that resulted in one fatality.
The deceased was identified as Gregory Karasick, 39, who had previously been reported missing on Saturday. Karasick was last seen leaving a business in the 11200 block of Abercorn Street late Friday evening. Around 10 p.m. Saturday officers were searching for Karasick when they discovered his wrecked vehicle off of I-516.
Metro police believe Karasick was traveling home Friday evening when his vehicle left the roadway while on the exit ramp from I-516 to I-16. The vehicle came to a rest in a ravine.
The crash remains under investigation.