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Semi wrecks as driver swerves for deer

The wreck happened near Parrott (WALB image) The wreck happened near Parrott (WALB image)
TERRELL CO., GA (WALB) -

Multiple law enforcement agencies went the scene of a semi-truck accident in Terrell County.

The driver told authorities that he swerved to avoid a deer that ran across the road.

Both lanes heading toward Albany/Dawson were shut down on Georgia Highway 520. Traffic in the other direction side was reduced to one lane.

Officers directed traffic as crews work to get the semi righted and moved.

Terrell Co. Sheriff's Office, EMS, and the GSP were there.

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