Semi collides with GDOT vehicles

Semi collides with GDOT vehicles

LOWNDES CO., GA (WALB) - State troopers in Valdosta were investigating Wednesday a crash between a semi and three GDOT vehicles Wednesday afternoon.

The crash happened around 1:30 p.m. on Highway 84 East near the 25 mile marker.

One trooper on scene said the semi was headed West when it ran into the back of a piece of equipment the DOT workers were using to place markers on the center line of the road. "[The semi] struck the rear of the construction vehicle. Pushed that vehicle into a second dump truck and that carried forward and struck the third one," said GSP Sgt. Massey.

The driver of the semi several DOT workers were taken to SGMC to be checked out but were not seriously injured.

Charges were pending Wednesday afternoon.

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