GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. - All lanes were blocked for more than two hours after a crash and fuel spill on I-85 South just north of the I-985 split in Gwinnett County.
Officials with the Gwinnett Police Department tweeted that the crash involved a jack-knifed tractor-trailer.
I-85 Southbound, just north of the I-985 split, is shut down due to a jack-knife tractor trailer incident with a possible fuel spill. Seek alternate routes. pic.twitter.com/PG9rizW6Gb— Gwinnett Police Dept (@GwinnettPd) March 6, 2018
Delays stretched back to Hamilton Mill Parkway, and motorists in the area were advised to seek alternate routes.
Hazmat was originally requested to evaluate a ruptured fuel tank that was leaking diesel fuel. The fuel was contained to a ditch in the center median of the road.
The driver of the tractor-trailer was treated at the scene for a minor injury complaint and released.
As of 5 p.m., the interstate had reopened.
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