Multi-Vehicle Wreck Blocks I-20 in Atlanta, Georgia
ATLANTA, GA. – According to an online news story published at 11alive.com, a multi-vehicle wreck blocked Interstate 20 in Atlanta, Georgia, on January 27. Few details about the accident have been released at this time. It is not clear if anyone was injured.*
The wreck occurred on January 27, though reports did not indicate exactly what time. Sometime in the early morning on January 27, multiple vehicles somehow collided on I-20 West. It is not clear how many vehicles were ultimately involved, but reports said at least three vehicles crashed into each other. The accident happened near Fulton Boulevard.
The makes and models of the known vehicles were not reported. No information was reported about injuries, and no one involved has been identified. Emergency crews responded to the scene, but it is not clear if anyone required medical transport from the scene.
Authorities did not say how the wreck happened, and they did not provide any details about the nature or circumstances of the collision. Several lanes of I-20 West were closed after the accident so that crews could access the scene, investigate, and clear the wreckage.
Reports say that the Georgia Department of Transportation kept the westbound lanes closed on the interstate for several hours. It is not clear what time they reopened. Traffic became delayed on the interstate and in the Atlanta area during this time.
Authorities are still investigating the crash, and they have not reported additional information to the media at this time. Officers did not say whether anyone would be cited or charged due to the wreck.
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