Newton County Fire Department. He said he believed the vehicle was some type of dump truck.
Georgia State Patrol Lt. Paul Cosper said the driver of the truck was trapped inside the vehicle when it caught on fire as a result of the accident.
The vehicle struck a tree at the driveway of 2100 Butler Bridge Road and erupted into flames upon impact, said NCFD Deputy Chief Tim Smith. The fire was contained to the engine and cab compartment, said