MONROE COUNTY, Ga. — A Missouri man died early Saturday morning when he wrecked his 18-wheeler on I-75.
According to a news release from the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office, it happened around 5 a.m. on I-75N just south of High Falls Road.
They say it appears the 18-wheeler went off the road and down an embankment before going into a ditch.
It then overturned, hitting several trees and a fence.
The driver, identified as 49-year-old Derriun Taylor, of Perryville, Missouri, died at the scene.
The cause of the accident is still under investigation.
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