DECATUR, GA – A dump truck crashed on westbound I-20 on Wednesday morning, blocking the right lane and causing traffic delays.
— Triple Team Traffic (@WSBTraffic) January 20, 2021
Triple Team Traffic tweeted the incident initially blocked the right lane of westbound I-20 at the Wesley Chapel Road exit (68) around 7:18 p.m. The crash had been moved to the righthand shoulder within ten minutes.
It is unclear if anyone sustained injuries in the crash.
Further details are not available at this time.
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