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Rain and wrecks plague metro Atlanta roads

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ATLANTA — As rain and wrecks plague metro Atlanta roads, drivers may need to make a plan this morning to handle multiple traffic incidents.

  • There is gridlock traffic on I-20 eastbound near Evans Mill for people coming out of Conyers. There is a tree down and a wreck that is causing the trip time to extend over an hour. 
  • Tree debris on road at I-285 eastbound near Ashford Dunwoody. A few right lanes are closed. 
  • Multi-car spin out wreck on I-85 northbound at Sylvan Road. 
  • There is a heavy backup at I-285 southbound at University Avenue as officials on scene attend to a wreck.
  • Three lanes are blocked on the connector northbound as officials work to clear a wreck on Edgewood Avenue.
  •  Right-hand shoulder blocked due to a crash on I-75 southbound at I-675.
  • The left lane is blocked on I-285 northbound at Covington Highway. 
  • A wreck on I-285 northbound at Northlake Parkway
  • Two left lanes closed on I-20 WB near Candler Road due to a spin-out.

Crash said ponding is going to be a huge problem this morning due to the heavy rain and wet roads. Here's what you can expect weather-wise for the rest of the week. 

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