Driver overturns, avoiding package that fell off truck

Published: Aug. 3, 2016 at 11:46 AM EDT|Updated: Aug. 3, 2016 at 1:22 PM EDT
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ALBANY, GA (WALB) - Police responded to a rollover wreck near the northbound lane of US 19, near Baconton Wednesday morning.

A Baconton Volunteer Firefighter, who wanted to remain anonymous, says that the car ran off the road, through some wet grass, and then over turned near a pecan grove.

A sheriff's deputy said a box fell off a truck, the car driver swerved to avoid it, and veered off road. The driver is going to the hospital as a  precaution, feeling lightheaded and dizzy

A state trooper on scene says charges are pending for driver of truck.

Traffic was not affected by the accident, and the car will be towed soon.

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