1 person dead after car, 18-wheeler wreck in Warren Co.

1 person dead after car, 18-wheeler wreck in Warren Co.

WARREN COUNTY, GA (WFXG) - One person is dead after a wreck involving an 18-wheeler in Warren County Tuesday afternoon, according to Georgia State Patrol.

The crash happened around 12:06 p.m. on Atlanta Highway and Barnett School Road, troopers said. A Toyota Camry was traveling eastbound in the right lane, and a tractor-trailer carrying wood was traveling behind the Camry.

Troopers said the tractor-trailer was changing from the right lane to the left lane when the Camry tried to make a U-turn. The truck struck the driver's side of the Camry.

The driver of the Camry was killed, troopers said. The tractor-trailer driver complained of injury but was not taken to the hospital.

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