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1 killed, 1 injured in I-75 accident in Henry County

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HENRY COUNTY, Ga. -

One person was killed and another injured in an accident on Interstate 75 in Henry County on Tuesday, police said.

According to Henry County police, several vehicles were involved in the accident, which happened on I-75 south just past Jodeco Road around 11:45 a.m.

Two people were ejected from a ford F-150; one died at the scene while the other victim was airlifted to Atlanta Medical Center with serious injuries, police said.

Authorities believe that a possible mechanical problem with a tire led the truck to overturn.

Several lanes were closed while authorities investigated. All lanes were reopened by 3:30 p.m.

No names have been released.

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