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1 dead in crash on I-20 near Moreland Avenue

It happened just after midnight on Wednesday near Moreland Avenue.

ATLANTA — One person died in a crash early Wednesday morning on Interstate 20 in Atlanta, police say

Around 12:20 a.m., officers responded to the accident near Moreland Avenue where they saw a tractor-trailer and a pickup truck had collided. 

Authorities say the driver of the pickup truck was taken to the hospital in critical condition where he later died. The driver of the tractor-trailer was not injured. 

Investigators found the two vehicles were traveling west on I-20 when the pickup truck changed lanes and struck the trailer. 

No charges are expected against the truck driver, police said. 

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