U-R update

Emergency personnel remains at the scene of a fatal wreck near Lake Laurel Road where a car collided with a dump truck in eastern Baldwin County Tuesday afternoon.

An elderly female driver veered across the double yellow line just before the intersection of Ga. Highway 22 East and Lake Laurel Road and collided with a dump truck. The woman, who was driving a Chevrolet Impala, was killed instantly.

The driver of the dump truck managed to keep the truck on the road without overturning. He was uninjured.

The female driver was trapped inside and had to be extricated from the vehicle.

Motorists are urged to avoid the area if possible as emergency personnel remain on scene.

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