Police can't believe man survived Savannah area truck wreck

2004 Chevy Silverado pickup flipped several times, broke in half

The driver, Dylan Snipes, 20, lost control of his 2004 Chevy Silverado pick-up truck in Effingham County near I-16, Effingham County Sheriff’s Office spokesman David Ehsanipoor said.

“The man’s truck flipped several times and the truck was cut in half,” Ehsanipoor said. “It’s amazing he survived.”

Snipes had to be extricated from the truck by emergency crews. He was taken by helicopter to Memorial Health University Medical Center.

“Deputies are told his injuries do not appear to be life-threatening,” Ehsanipoor said.

Alcohol is believed to have been a factor in this crash, Ehsanipoor said. The crash remains under investigation by the Georgia State Patrol.



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