SAVANNAH, GA (August 10, 2013): The eastbound lanes of Interstate 16 between Chatham Parkway and Dean Forest Road have been shut down to traffic as Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department investigates a traffic accident with serious injuries.

SCMPD’s Major Accident investigation Team officers are en route. Traffic is expected to be disrupted until at least 5:30 p.m. Drivers should seek other routes.