The Georgia State Patrol says the 43-year-old driver killed in a fiery crash along I-75 was T.L. Whitt from Winter Springs, Florida.
Whitt was driving the semi in the middle lane of I-75 when he veered off the road and crashed into a bridge around 2 p.m. Saturday.
The semi truck then caught fire. The Department of Transportation is assessing the damage to the bridge.
All three lanes of I-75 heading south have been reopened. We will provide more details as they become available.
A jury convicted a Crisp County man on two counts of child molestation Friday. The jury came back with a guilty verdict for Hermenegildo Virgil Friday.
The holiday season has arrived and Dougherty County leaders want people to be more safe than ever.
Saturday morning, a few extra paws joined runners at the Marine Corps Logistics Base in Albany. Racers and supporters alike showed their passion for supporting veterans this morning.
Troopers with the Georgia state patrol responded to a fatal crash in Coffee County around 7:30 p.m. Friday.
Three people are behind bars in the Dougherty County Jail for their part in a shooting at Albany State University.