Truck wreck clogs Highway 82 -, South Georgia News, Weather, Sports

Highway 82 in Randolph cleared after semi wreck


An empty log truck and a semi hauling recycled plastic were traveling east on Highway 82 between Shellman and Cuthbert.

The Longleaf Pine log truck, driven by 69 year old Willie Wallace swung out to make a right turn, and the other truck struck it in the right side.

The truck hauling plastic was driven by 63 year old Gary Robinson. That vehicle was taken to Quality Wrecker in Albany.

Wallace was taken to a hospital for treatment, with non-life threatening injuries. A trooper from Post 39 in Cuthbert handled the wreck, and no charges had been filed as of noon Friday.

Traffic is flowing again through the area, as the road is cleared. 

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