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Chicken Feed Tanker Overturns in Chatham County

Posted July 17, 2007

— A tanker carrying chicken feed overturned Tuesday in Chatham County, authorities said.

The accident occurred on Bonlee Bennett Road near Airport and Lane roads in Bennett when the driver lost control as he went around a sharp curve, authorities said.

At least one person was taken from the scene by ambulance, authorities said. There was no word on the extent of the injuries.

Crews shut down Bonlee Bennett Road for several hours as they cleared the feed from the road.

No charges have been filed in the incident.


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  • Historians 12th Jul 17, 2007

    Why did the chicken cross the road? To eat!

  • .Milky Jul 17, 2007

    I hope the report of injuries has not a grain of truth to it.

  • GWALLY Jul 17, 2007

    ..........well there goes all the teachers raises !!!!!!!!!!!!

  • Adelinthe Jul 17, 2007

    Sounds corny to me.


    God bless ya'all.

    Rev. RB

  • wolfmandan Jul 17, 2007

    I hear something dancing..Is that HAPPY FEET..??..lol

  • Bodhi126 Jul 17, 2007

    I bet all the wild birds are HAPPY!!!

  • Sarge Jul 17, 2007

    there seems to be a lot of overturned tankers.

  • thefensk Jul 17, 2007

    At least it wasn't on Chicken Bridge!