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Lanes on I-75 south reopened after crash near Canton Road in Cobb County

As of 11:10 p.m., lanes of traffic were reopened.

ATLANTA — UPDATE: All lanes were reopened, and the accident moved to the shoulder just after 11 p.m. 11Alive is still working to get more information about the accident.

Original story appears below.


Drivers are being warned to seek alternate routes, after a serious accident has left traffic snarled in Cobb County.

According to the Georgia Department of Transportation, there is a major accident with injuries in the southbound lanes of Interstate 75, past Canton Road, exit 267. 

As of 10:30 p.m., GDOT said all lanes were blocked and emergency responders were on scene. Traffic cameras also appear to show first responders guiding traffic off the Interstate.

11Alive is working to learn more about the accident - including injuries - and a possible cause.

GDOT estimated that it would take roughly two hours to clear, but all drivers heading south through the area are being urged to use alternate routes "to avoid extreme delays." 

For more traffic information, go to 11Alive.com/traffic.

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