Atlanta, GA - Truck Accident with Injuries on I-285 at Flat Shoals Rd

Atlanta, GA – Truck Accident with Injuries on I-285 at Flat Shoals Rd

Posted by: Joanne Holcomb on March 28, 2023

Atlanta, GA (March 27, 2023) – On Monday evening, March 27, traffic on I-285 eastbound was backed up near Flat Shoals Road from a vehicle crash, which ended in victim injuries and caused significant delays for motorists.

Atlanta, GA - Truck Accident with Injuries on I-285 at Flat Shoals RdAccording to a Georgia Department of Transportation notification, three of four lanes were restricted as crews cleared the scene. A semi-truck also appeared to be involved in the incident, which took place around 6:30 p.m.

EMTs were at the scene, along with officers from the Atlanta Police Department, and appeared to transport at least one person to a local medical center.

The circumstances surrounding the crash remain unknown in the interim, though the APD is still investigating at this time.

Our thoughts go out to the injured victims and their family members in hopes of their full recovery.