I-20 off-ramp closed after 18-wheeler overturns

I-20 off-ramp closed after 18-wheeler overturns

AUGUSTA, GA (WFXG) - The off-ramp from Interstate 20 westbound to Bobby Jones Expressway is closed after an 18-wheeler overturned Wednesday afternoon.

The truck driver tried to get on the flyover ramp when he overturned around 2 p.m., according to the Richmond County Sheriff's Office. The driver and his passenger are being treated for minor injuries at Georgia Regents Medical Center.

Deputies are on scene, and the flyover ramp will be closed for a few hours. The Department of Transportation was notified.

Charges are pending on the driver, according to the sheriff's office.

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