Update: Citation issued in Colquitt Co. 3-vehicle crash

Update: Citation issued in Colquitt Co. 3-vehicle crash
The road could be closed more than two hours (WALB image)

COLQUITT CO., Ga. (WALB) - A three-vehicle crash happened on July 9 on GA-133 just before Old Doerun Road.

A van towing large equipment and carrying a trailer behind it, a SUV and a car were all involved in the crash, according to deputies.

A 2008 Chevrolet Impala was traveling on the wrong side of the road and the front of the vehicle hit the driver side of the towing truck, according to a crash report. The Impala also struck the truck’s tow lift.

The trailer came off and went into the ditch on the highway, the crash report stated.

After hitting the trailer, the Impala hit a 2014 Chevrolet Express Van head on.

The driver of the van said he tried his best to avoid the collision but couldn’t, according to the crash report.

Earnest Ray Smith was cited for driving on the wrong side of the road, the crash report stated.

A three-vehicle crash happened on SR 133 and Old Doerun Road.
A three-vehicle crash happened on SR 133 and Old Doerun Road. (Source: Google Maps)

One person was cut out of their vehicle, according to initial reports. There’s no word yet on who that was.

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