SAVANNAH, GA. (Sept. 22, 2014):  Westbound lanes of GA 204 will be closed to traffic at Rio Road until after 5 a.m. As Metro Police investigate a serious crash.

Just after 2 a.m., a compact car headed west collided with a piece of paving equipment. The female driver of the car was transported to Memorial University Medical Center with potentially serious injuries. A male operating the paving  equipment was transported to Candler Hospital.

A male driver of another vehicle that had attempted to leave the scene has been detained.

Traffic headed westbound on GA 204 should reroute to Veterans Parkway from Derenne  Avenue.

Metro’s Major Accident Investigation Team (MAIT) is investigating the crash.