SOUTH FULTON, Ga. - One person has died after a wreck on Fairburn Road at Cascade Road early Thursday morning.

According to Corporal Maureen Smith with the City of South Fulton Police Department, one person was killed in a "fiery crash" at around 4 a.m.

The car hit a tree and had spun around.

The passenger who was also in the car has been transported to the hospital with no life-threatening injuries.

According to GDOT, Fairburn Road is shut down as crews are working to find out how the wreck happened. Commuters can use 166 or Kimberly Road as an alternate to avoid the area.

11Alive is working to gather more information on this wreck.

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