Big rigs collide in Brundidge

first_img Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day The drivers of both vehicles were transported by ambulance to Troy Regional Medical Center and were released. Davenport said their injuries were not thought to be life threatening. The chief did not have the names of the drivers at that time.“Speeding has not been determined as a factor in the accident,” Davenport said. “However the accident is still under investigation.”After Robert Gissendaner, owner/operator of the log truck, was released from the hospital, he returned to the accident site. Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits By Jaine Treadwell Published 3:00 am Tuesday, March 15, 2016 Book Nook to reopen Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies Are… Print Article He said he saw the lights of the other truck and thought, at first, that it was in the other lane.“But the truck came right into the rear of my truck,” he said. “I tried to keep the truck upright and I fought with it but it finally flipped.”Gissendaner said his truck landed on its side and he was hanging upside down.“I had the seatbelt on and I was hanging there and it took me a few minutes to get out,” he said. Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Latest Stories Big rigs collide in Brundidge Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration An early-morning collision resulted in an overturned log truck and sent two men to the hospital. The accident left logs spilled along the roadside of U.S. 231 in Brundidge.Shortly before 5 a.m. Monday an 18-wheeler collided with the rear of log truck on U.S. Highway 231 in Brundidge spilling logs onto the roadside and into the parking lot of the Fort Wendell K. Taylor National Guard Armory.Brundidge Police Chief Moses Davenport said both vehicles were traveling north and the driver of the 18-wheeler didn’t see the log truck until it was too late to stop.“The log truck was knocked into the ditch and the other truck remained partly on the road,” Davenport said. “When I did get out, I just went over and sat on a log. That was all I knew to do.”Gissendaner said he had stopped at the Chevron station in Brundidge and refueled and was just getting back on the road when the accident occurred. Skip You Might Like Liquor license denied For the second time in seven months, Pike County commissioners rejected efforts to open a restaurant and bar in the… read more Email the author Sponsored Content By The Penny Hoarder Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthTop 4 Methods to Get Fortnite SkinsTCGThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancellast_img

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