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1 dead, 1 hurt & 3 cars involved in I-20 WB crash

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One person is reported dead and another injured in a severe three-vehicle crash that stalled traffic on I-20 westbound, just west of Fairburn Road, for hours Thursday afternoon.

As of 1 p.m., only one right westbound lane of I-20 was open to traffic. Two left lanes are still blocked.

Early reports indicated a person may have been trapped inside of one of the affected vehicles. Life flight, Douglasville police and several wreckers were on scene.

SKYFOX over the scene showed one wrecker hauling a black vehicle from the treelined area alongside the highway. Two other cars sustained significant damage.

Motorists are advised to use alternate routes if traveling near this location.

There's no official word on what caused the crash or the identity of the person who died.

Stay with FOX5 on-air and online for updates on this developing news!

 

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