COVINGTON, Ga. — A crash on Interstate 20 led to at least one death and closed westbound lanes of the highway Sunday night.
The Georgia Department of Transportation reported the crash and said state troopers were on scene.
The crash was on westbound I-20 about 2 miles west of the John R. Williams Highway exit in Covington.
It happened at about 7:55 p.m. and is expected to clear at about 10 p.m.
Westbound traffic is being detoured onto Georgia 11 at the Monroe/Monticello exit and onto U.S. 278 at the Social Circle exit.
Update: ALERT: Accident; I-20 WB: MP 95, Newton Co, all lns blkd, Ocrd: 7:55PM, Exp clr: 10PM.| 9:13P— GDT East Traffic (@GDOTEastTraffic) April 2, 2018