Woman injured during crash on I-75 near Windy Hill Road, driver arrested for DUI

Published: Jul. 4, 2022 at 12:06 PM EDT
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ATLANTA, Ga. (CBS46) - A serious crash resulted in the closure of all southbound lanes of Interstate 75 at Windy Hill Road shortly before noon Friday.

According to Georgia State Patrol, a silver Ford Explorer Sport Trac was traveling south on I-75 when the vehicle veered off the road. The driver overcorrected and the vehicle began to overturn.

A female passenger in the truck was ejected during the roll. The driver, later identified as 36-year-old Ronnie Warren from Decatur, ran away from the crash but was located at a bus station on Cumberland Boulevard.

Warren was charged with DUI, leaving the scene, serious injury by vehicle and failure to maintain lane.

The female passenger was transported to a hospital in serious condition. The incident is still under investigation.