Overturned big rig clogs up traffic on Mike Padgett

By: Staff Email
By: Staff Email

Tuesday, May 14, 2013

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW) -- Traffic is clear on Mike Padgett Highway after a big rig overturned Tuesday morning.

Investigators say the truck was heading onto I-520 westbound when the driver overcorrected and the truck tipped over.

The driver was able to get out of the vehicle unharmed.

The ramp was closed until two tow trucks arrived to pull the big rig back onto all fours.


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