Convertable collide with tractor trailer on Interstate 475

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) -The driver of a convertible lost control and slid under a tractor trailer on Interstate 475 near the Thomaston Road bridge.

The accident happened Saturday at 10:50 a.m. when 68-year-old Barbara Forbes of Illinois was trying to slow down because of another accident.

Bibb County Lt. Sean DeFoe says she tried to avoid hitting another car in her blind spot.

Forbes’ 2007 Saturn convertible skidded sideways and went under the big rig.

The driver of the truck, 28-year-old Johann Blakely of Sparks, was not injured.

Forbes and her passenger, 68-year-old Charles Forbes, were taken to a local hospital. They are listed in stable condition.

Categories: Bibb County, Local News

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