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Missing Georgia man helicoptered to hospital following Schuylkill County wreck

Published On: May 04 2013 06:47:16 AM EDT   Updated On: May 04 2013 07:01:52 AM EDT
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A man reported missing from Georgia was airlifted to the hospital following a car wreck Thursday night on Route 81 in Schuylkill County.

State police say the crash happened around 10:50 p.m. when a vehicle driven by 73-year-old Eugene Davis ran off the roadway and struck two signs, a culvert and embankment in the median.

Davis was flown to Lehigh Valley Medical Center. Police said the severity of the injuries are not known at this time.


Police say the driver has a medical condition that contributed to the crash occurring.

He was wearing a seat-belt, according to police.

Police say Georgia authorities were notified about the missing person.