Early this morning, a semi-truck accident occurred on I-16 near the Chatham Parkway exit. Police officers believe that truck rolled over the guard rail before landing on the embankment. Gena Sullivan, spokeswoman for the Savannah-Chatham Metro Police, said the truck driver was killed in the crash.

According to WTOC, there were no other vehicles involved in the wreck.

The westbound lanes of I-16 have been closed for several hours now.

Law enforcement is still investigating the accident.

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