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Tractor-trailer crash halts traffic on Interstate 85

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DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. -

A tractor-trailer crash brought traffic on Interstate 85 northbound to a standstill early Monday. The collision happened near the Interstate 85 / I-285 interchange.

Shortly after 3:45am, the large truck 'jack knifed', striking a retaining wall. Debris from the wall reportedly entered the southbound lanes, causing a delay in three of those lanes as well.

Traffic began moving in the area just as rush hour began to peak. Damage to the center retaining wall was visible. Officials have not released information about injuries from the crash.

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