Wreck on Interstate 57 Leaves Georgia Man Injured

Wreck on Interstate 57 Leaves Georgia Man Injured

A Georgia man is recovering after a wreck in Williamson County that closed Interstate 57 for nearly two hours. According to State Police reports, a semi being driven by John Bates of Acworth Georgia overturned near mile marker 52, blocking both southbound lanes. Bates had to be pulled from the vehicle and was airlifted to Deaconess Hospital in Evansville. There is no word on the severity of Bates’ injuries. He is being charged with improper lane usage and driving while ill or fatigued.