• 22-year-old woman killed in crash with stopped tractor-trailer

    By: Steve Gehlbach

    Updated:

    DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. - Authorities are investigating a deadly crash on Interstate 285 that caused massive backups across parts of metro Atlanta Friday morning.

    DeKalb County police said a 22-year-old woman traveling south on I-285 hit an object in the road, and then crashed into the back of a stopped tractor-trailer at at Glenwood Road (exit 44).

    The woman was pronounced dead at the scene.

    Triple Team Traffic first told you about the wreck on Channel 2 Action News This Morning

    NewsChopper 2 was over the scene just after 6 a.m. Friday when three right lanes were closed.

    The crash cleared at 7:30 a.m.


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