SAVANNAH GA (February 15, 2011) Savannah-Chatham Metro Police Major Accident Investigations Team is investigating a fatal accident that happened on Savannah’s Westside this afternoon.

Just after 1:00 p.m., officers were dispatched to the 1500 Block of Fort Argyle Road on report of an accident. They discovered a Ford Ranger and a dump-truck had collided near the intersection of Fort Argyle and Uncle Shed’s road’s.


The Ranger was traveling westbound and attempting a left turn when it collided with the eastbound dump-truck. The driver of the Ranger, Freddie Stephens, 59, was killed in the accident and pronounced on the scene. The driver of the dump-truck received minor injuries.  This is an ongoing investigation.