Man jumps off overpass after crash in Whitfield County

Man jumps off overpass after crash in Whitfield County

November 14th, 2013 by WRCB-TV Channel 3 in Local - Breaking News

A man is facing multiple charges after a crash that shut down a portion of I-75 in Whitfield County.

Officials say the driver of a Dodge truck lost control and crashed near mile marker 336 Tuesday night. A tractor trailer struck the truck.

The driver of the Dodge fled the scene and jumped over the side of the overpass. He landed below and suffered injuries.

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