I-20 lane closed today to clean up Monday wreck site

Monday interstate wreck scene

An Interstate 20 lane closure has been scheduled for today while crews make repairs to an area where a dump truck overturned Monday.

One lane on eastbound I-20 near mile marker 192 in Columbia County will be closed from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. while Department of Transportation maintenance crews clean the accident site and remove the damaged vehicle.

Police said the truck blew a tire and crashed through a guardrail, landing in a deep ditch in the median shortly before 2 p.m.

The truck’s driver, May Hughes Wimberly, 48, of Waynesboro, Ga., was taken to a hospital in critical condition.

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