Crash involving tanker trailer on Hwy. 56 in Burke County

Crash involving tanker trailer on Hwy. 56 in Burke County
Crash on Hwy. 56 in Burke County (Source: Burke County Sheriff's Office)

BURKE COUNTY, GA (WFXG) - The Burke County Sheriff’s Office and first responders are on the scene of a major crash in Burke County.

According to the sheriff’s office, the crash happened Monday afternoon on Hwy 56 at the Hwy 25 bypass. Multiple lanes are blocked and tanker trailer is involved. Multiple injuries have been reported.

Officials warn drivers to avoid the area if possible.

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