Tractor trailer jumps Interstate 75 median wall near Jonesboro

6:36 AM, Aug 23, 2013   |    comments
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CLAYTON COUNTY, Ga. -- All northbound and southbound lanes of Interstate 75 in Clayton County were reopened at 3:00 Friday morning.

Just before 10:00 Thursday night, a tractor trailer went through the median wall on I-75 northbound near Mt. Zion Blvd. 

Officer Charlene Watson-Fraser of the Clayton County Police Department said that vehicle collided with another tractor trailer traveling in the opposite direction - northbound on the highway. 

One of the tractors trailers caught fire. All lanes were shut down following the collision.

During the accident, one of the tractor trailers hit a motorcycle. The driver of the bike was taken to the hospital. His condition was not released. 

No injuries were reported. 

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