SCMPD makes arrest in seven-vehicle accident

Courtesy: SCMPD

Savannah (SCMPD) – Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department Southside Precinct officers have arrested a man who caused a seven-vehicle crash on Abercorn Street and Largo Drive.

Metro officers responded to the wreck around noon on Feb. 27. Reportedly, 44-year-old Anthony O’Neal was driving westbound on Abercorn Street when he ran a red light. He crossed the median, striking several vehicles in the eastbound lanes.

Several people in the other cars were taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The roadway was closed for several hours while emergency crews cleared the scene.

The crash remains under investigation.

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