Southbound lanes of I-575 are closed north of Chastain Road exit due to double fatality accident. All lanes are blocked.
Photo from Fox 5 Atlanta. (Darryl Carver)
Authorities in Cobb County are at the scene of a double fatal accident on Interstate 575. It happened in the southbound lanes of I-575 just north of Chastain Road, and the highway is shut down indefinitely due to the investigation.
The Georgia State Patrol says troopers are working the crash, along with Cobb County police. Two people were killed in the accident, but few details were immediately available as to what led to the crash.
Drivers are urged to take alternate routes and avoid the area until the scene is cleared.