Two people are in the hospital after an accident on Interstate 75 North Tuesday afternoon.

According to Sergeant Clay Williams with the Bibb County Sheriff's Department, just after 3 p.m., deputies got the call about a single-car accident on the interstate.

Williams says 46-year-old Timothy Battle lost control while driving and hit a tree on the side of the highway right before exit 163. 

I-75 wreck

Battle and one passenger were both taken to the Medical Center, Navicent Health where they are listed in stable condition.

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