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Vehicle overturns on East Broad, cause determined

One vehicle was reported overturned (Source: WALB) One vehicle was reported overturned (Source: WALB)
The vehicle ran off of a bridge (Source: WALB) The vehicle ran off of a bridge (Source: WALB)
A passenger had to be extracted by firefighters (Source: WALB) A passenger had to be extracted by firefighters (Source: WALB)
A tow truck was called to pull the vehicle (Source: WALB) A tow truck was called to pull the vehicle (Source: WALB)
The cause of the wreck is being investigated (Source: WALB) The cause of the wreck is being investigated (Source: WALB)
ALBANY, GA (WALB) -

Albany Police, firefighters, and EMS responded to the scene of a wreck on the 200 block of East Broad Avenue.

The wreck was called in at 12:12 p.m.

According to officials, a red mid-sized car ran off the east side of Broad Avenue Bridge and flipped over after its steering wheel locked up.

Fire officials were called in to extract the 31-year-old male driver from the vehicle.

The driver was the only occupant in the vehicle.

He was taken to the hospital for treatment of his injuries and will be charged with failure to maintain lane.

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