Gwinnett County

Gwinnett police say 1 dead in I-85 crash

Scene from the fatal crash on I-85 in Gwinnett County 

GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. — Crews have blocked lanes of Interstate 85 in Gwinnett County as police investigate a deadly crash.

Police said the wreck happened in the northbound lanes near State Road 317 around 4:30 a.m. Monday.

“Details are limited at this time,” Gwinnett police Cpl. Michele Pihera told Channel 2 Action News. “But it occurred I-85 NB just south of SR317 along the median wall. A person was found deceased, but still unknown how this happened.”

Triple Team Traffic's Mark Arum helped drivers around the investigation on Channel 2 Action News This Morning. 

Lanes have since reopened.

We’re working to learn more about the crash investigation – Watch Channel 2 Action News for updates on this developing story.