Fatal wreck closes I-85 southbound near Old Peachtree Rd.

4:29 PM, Oct 26, 2013   |    comments
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(WXIA) -- A fatal tractor trailer accident shutdown lanes on I-85 south near Old Peachtree in Suwanee Saturday afternoon. 

The fatality was a result of a passenger vehicle "involved" with the tractor trailer, according to Lieutenant Colin S. Rhoden of Gwinnett County Fire and Emergency Services. 

Fire crews extinguished the fire that was in the trailer of the truck.

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Road crews worked on the scene all throughout Saturday afternoon until the lanes reopened, which took place around 4:30 p.m. 

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