View Mobile Site
  • Bookmark and Share


Log truck overturns on Hwy. 53 West

POSTED: August 27, 2012 7:44 p.m.
Michele Hester Dawson Community News/

An overturned log truck on Hwy. 53 West blocked both lanes of traffic Monday evening. Authorities urged motorists to use Howser Mill Road as an alternate.

View Larger

An overturned log truck closed Hwy. 53 West about a mile and a half outside of Dawsonville just east of Elliott Family Parkway early Monday evening.

Authorities are encouraging motorist to use Howser Mill Road as an alternate route.

The roadway is expected to remain closed for several hours as clean up crews remove the wreckage.

No one was injured and no other vehicles were involved in the incident, which occurred about 5:30 p.m.

The Georgia State Patrol is investigating the wreck



  • Bookmark and Share

Commenting not available.
Commenting is not available.


History preserved
Mike Miller and Mike Little...
Families gear up for back t...
Brandy Phillips helps her s...
Tanner named legislator of ...
David Dodson chairman of th...
Team prepares for start of ...
A trio of Lady Tigers cross...
Lumpkin Campmeeting this week
Corbi Hicks, left, and cous...
Humane Society boutique opens
Store volunteer Betsy Conno...
Goodwill opens
George Staska, right, senio...


Contents of this site are © Copyright 2014 Dawsonnews, Dawsonville, GA. All rights reserved. Privacy policy and Terms of service

Powered by
Morris Technology
Please wait ...