STOCKBRIDGE, GA – A semi crash caused delays on southbound I-75 just before the State Route 138 exit (228) on Wednesday morning.
— Triple Team Traffic (@WSBTraffic) January 13, 2021
The traffic-blocking incident occurred around 8:46 a.m., according to a tweet by Triple Team Traffic.
It is unclear if the semi driver was injured in the crash. The photo posted with the tweet shows the semi on the right shoulder, and it appears no other vehicles were involved.
Investigations into the cause of the crash are ongoing.
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