Reports indicated that an accident occured yesterday afternoon on Highway 337 near where the road is washed out. While the road is closed to through traffic, local traffic is being allowed. Highway 337 was closed Saturday night after a Chattooga County Deputy found that the road had dropped nearly 18 inches due to a culvert washing out. There was no one injured in the accident on Monday.
Another accident occured in the same area – this one on Shinbone Valley Road. Law enforcement officials say that a concret truck overturned after hitting an icy patch that was still on the roadway.