Truck Carrying 10,000 Lbs of Explosives Overturns on Georgia Highway

Over Turned Milk Tanker

A Georgia highway in Dawson County has been shut down following a truck overturning that was carrying 10000 pounds of dynamite.

Georgia State Patrol, GDOT and other local agencies are on scene to assist with the accident. The truck is overturned on GA 53 west of Lake Lanier with reports saying that the highway is closed from Dawson Forest to War Hill Park roads.

Expect this closure to last several hours. Find alternate routes.


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