Driver seriously injured after crash at Highway 56 near Byne Sunshine Road

A driver was hospitalized after colliding with a truck at Highway 56 near Byne Sunshine Road in Burke County on Thursday afternoon.

Authorities closed the road after the driver’s SUV collided with a tractor-trailer , a news release from the Burke County Sheriff’s Office states.

The highway at Byne Sunshine Road was closed for up to 2 hours to extricate the driver, according to the news release.

The driver, who was the vehicle’s sole occupant, was taken to AU Medical Center with serious injuries, the release says.



Sun, 10/22/2017 - 00:18

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