COVINGTON, Ga. — A crash shut down traffic on Interstate 20 late Sunday night.
This story will be updated as more information becomes available.
The Georgia Department of Transportation reported the crash on I-20 at the John R. Williams Highway exit.
It happened at 9:52 p.m.
ALERT: Accident; I-20 EB: MP 95, Newton Co, lft ln (of 2) blkd, Ocrd: 9:52PM, Exp clr: 10:22PM.| 9:59P— GDOT East Traffic (@GDOTEastTraffic) June 18, 2018
Eastbound traffic wasn’t cleared until 11:49 p.m., while westbound traffic didn’t get moving until three minutes before midnight.
CLEARED: Accident; I-20 WB, SR 142/John R. Williams Highway, Newton Co..| 11:57P— GDOT East Traffic (@GDOTEastTraffic) June 18, 2018
Details on the crash were not immediately available from the Georgia State Patrol, but paramedics from Piedmont Newton Hospital responded.