DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. — All lanes of I-285 northbound south of U.S. 78 at Church Street in DeKalb County were blocked earlier due to a car fire.
Two cars appeared to be on fire just after 2 p.m. on Friday. At around 2:40 p.m., authorities were allowing cars to pass on the median. At 3:30 p.m., all lanes of traffic re-opened.
This happened just before the afternoon rush hour on a busy holiday weekend with several events happening in the Atlanta area.
There were no reported injuries, according to a DeKalb County Fire spokesman.