Oveturned truck snarling southbound I-85 traffic in Gwinnett

Georgia Department of Transportation officials are warning afternoon motorists of an overturned tractor trailer on southbound I-85 that's wreaking  havoc on traffic, Wednesday.

Officials aid the accident happened just before the I-985 interchange near the Mall of Georgia and isn't expected clear until 6 p.m. after due to debris on the road.

Online alerts show all southbound lanes blocked though Georgia Navigator reports that HERO crews on the scene are working to open at least one.

Officials are warning the public to seek alternate routes as HERO crews and emergency responders work to clear the roads.

Initial reports are that the truck was the only vehicle involved and there were no injuries.

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