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DOUGLASVILLE, GA -- A major accident with an entrapment blocked lanes of Interstate 20 westbound near Fairburn Road Thursday afternoon.

The Georgia Department of Transportation says one person died and one other person taken to the hospital.

There were three cars involved.

GDOT says backups stretch at least four miles approaching the accident scene. Motorists are advised to use alternate routes.

A second accident on I-20 eastbound at the entrance ramp from Fairburn Road has blocked traffic there.

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