The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a single vehicle traffic accident that occurred on I-75 southbound at the Eisenhower Parkway Exit ramp, just before 5:00 p.m. It was reported that the  female driver lost control of the vehicle and went off the road into the woods. The vehicle then burst into flames. Several  passerby’s helped get the driver and passenger out of the vehicle. The female was transported to the Navicent hospital and  the male passenger was transported by helicopter to Grady hospital in Atlanta.

The interstate will be blocked off for the next 30 to 45 minutes.  More information will be given when it becomes available.

The accident is under investigation. Anyone with information in reference to this accident is urged to contact the Bibb Sheriff’s Office at 478-751-7500.