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Nicholas Ray Price, 23, Ricardo Jason Dewberry, 28, and Beverly Mclain Baird, 27, killed after their car is rear-ended by tanker truck on westbound I-16 near Soperton, GA
Interstate 16 remained closed Friday afternoon hours after three people died when a tractor trailer collided with their vehicle in Treutlen County.
A Scion driven by a woman with two men as passengers, all believed to be in their late 20's, was westbound on I-16 at about 3:35 a.m. when it was struck from behind by a tanker truck driven by Christopher Hinson, 56. The force of the crash sent both vehicles into the median, and killed all three occupants of the Scion. They have now been identified as Nicholas Ray Price, 23, Ricardo Jason Dewberry, 28, and Beverly Mclain Baird, 27. Hinson sustained injuries and was taken to the hospital, though his condition remains unknown. Check back for updates on this developing story.