Peanut truck spills load in Baker County - WALB.com, South Georgia News, Weather, Sports

Peanut truck spills load in Baker County

Crews clean up the peanuts (Source:WALB) Crews clean up the peanuts (Source:WALB)
The driver was injured (Source:WALB) The driver was injured (Source:WALB)
It took several hours to clear the road (Source:WALB) It took several hours to clear the road (Source:WALB)
BAKER CO., GA (WALB) -

Peanuts spilled across the road after a truck carrying them tipped over in Baker County Sunday.

The accident happened at the intersection of highway 37 and 200, just outside of Newton.

The Georgia State Patrol said troopers were on the scene for several hours as the Department of Transportation and others cleaned up the mess. 

The driver of the peanut truck suffered non-life threatening injured and was taken to Phoebe Putney for treatment. 

The truck spilled around half its load and the scene was cleared around 7:30 P.M.

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