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Covington Highway reopen after emergency crew response

All lanes were temporarily blocked Monday morning due to an emergency response.
Credit: GDOT

LITHONIA, Ga. — Update: All lanes of Covington Highway are now reopen.


All lanes of Covington Highway are blocked west of South Hairston Road Monday morning.

Traffic cam footage from the Georgia Department of Transportation shows emergency crews responding to the intersection near Bethune Middle School and Covington Highway.

Video of the scene looks to show a heavily damaged vehicle.

Drivers are encouraged to use I-20 from Lithonia as an alternate.

As of now, there are few details about the incident or if there are any injuries.

This is a developing story. Check back often for new information.

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