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Fatal accident ties up traffic on I-285 in Clayton County

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CLAYTON COUNTY, Ga. -

All eastbound lanes of Interstate 285 in Clayton County were closed for several hours after a fatal accident involving four vehicles, according to Georgia Department of Transportation.

The accident happened before Clark Howell Highway. It involved a tractor-trailer, a pickup truck, a dark color Nissan Maxima and a construction truck, according to Clayton County Sheriff Victor Hill.

One person was ejected from the truck and killed. Two other people were injured.

Drivers were being forced off at the Riverdale exit as police investigate the wreck.

The lanes were reopened just after 11 p.m.

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