Bypass accident caused by tire failure

Bypass accident caused by tire failure

ALBANY, GA (WALB) - The East/South bound lanes of the Liberty Bypass were blocked for a portion of the afternoon following an accident.

Officials said that according to witnesses, a Dodge Caravan carrying 6 people had a back tire fail.

The car drove into the median, where it flipped after reaching the grass.

One passenger was thrown from the car, and another passenger was partially thrown.

No one suffered any major injuries.

The driver was issued a citation for no insurance, but no other citations were issued.

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