Walton County Fire Rescue reported at 3 p.m. that the accident has now been cleared and the road is completely open. One person was transported to a local hospital by Walton County EMS.
Emergency crews are responding to a wreck on Highway 78 in Monroe just before Troy Smith Road and the construction in the Monroe area. A vehicle is flipped in the median. The wreck happened just before 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2019.
Walton County Sheriff’s Office is reporting that both directions of Highway 78 are down to one lane. Injuries are unknown at this time. Avoid the area.
Details to follow.