UPDATE: Lanes cleared after fiery I-75 south wreck

A fiery wreck Friday morning on Interstate 75 south in Macon near Hartley Bridge Road. (Video is courtesy of Taylor Smith)

UPDATE: The Georgia Department of Transportation just tweeted that lanes are cleared after Friday morning's single-vehicle wreck on Interstate 75 south at Hartley Bridge Road.

A couple lost control of their RV. The driver side tire hit the concrete medium and overturned. It slid a couple of feet before catching fire, according to the Bibb County Sheriff's Office.

Passerbys saw the vehicle on fire, busted out the windows and pulled the driver and his wife to safety. 

The driver doesn't have any injuries and the wife has been hospitalized with several severe burns.

 

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Four of five lanes are blocked after a vehicle fire after 9 a.m. Friday on Interstate 75 south at Hartley Bridge Road. 13WMAZ veiwer Taylor Smith sent us video of vehicle on fire near the center of the highway.

This story is developing. We have more information soon.

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