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Close call: Tractor trailer crashes on bridge over Hwy. 78

The incident happened on Monday morning.

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. — It was a close call Monday morning as a truck crashed into the wall on a bridge over Highway 78 - nearly falling below.

As of 11:20 a.m., DeKalb County Police said north and southbound lanes of Mountain Industrial Blvd at Highway 78 -- as well as eastbound lanes of Highway 78 are closed due to the accident. 

A wrecker was seen pulling the truck back to its wheels. 

Police said to avoid the area.