Several people, including 3-year-old, injured in 16-vehicle crash on I-285 in East Point

EAST POINT, Ga. — The East Point Fire Department reported several injuries in a multiple-vehicle crash on Interstate 285 NB between Washington Road and Camp Creek Parkway Monday morning.

A driver called East Point police about an accident on I-285 north involving a semi tuck.

EPFD arrived to the scene and reported that there were 16 cars involved in the accident and multiple injuries.

The fire department reported that five people were taken to the hospital and among those, a 3-year-old suffered serious injuries. Their identities and conditions have not been released.

Four lanes of I-285 NB were shutdown Monday morning, causing heavy traffic delays.

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