All I-285 West lanes near Dunwoody were shut down by a wreck Monday night.
Photo: Georgia Department of Transportation
Photo: Georgia Department of Transportation

I-285 reopens overnight after Northside crash; injuries reported

[UPDATE 5:30 a.m.]: All westbound lanes of I-285 reopened overnight after a crash shut down the interstate for several hours.

The crash between Ashford-Dunwoody Road and Peachtree Dunwoody Road was cleared by 3 a.m., according to the WSB 24-hour Traffic Center. Roadwork continues in a left lane near the ramps to Ga. 400.


ORIGINAL STORY: A wreck has shut down all westbound lanes of I-285 near Peachtree Dunwoody Road, according to the WSB 24-hour Traffic Center

The wreck happened about 10 p.m. Monday, and the Traffic Center reported all lanes remained shut down at 11:30 p.m.

The Traffic Center reported the crash involved injuries. It’s unknown how many cars were involved in the wreck or how many people were injured.


A left lane of the interstate was already blocked for overnight roadwork, according to the Traffic Center. The wreck isn’t expected to be cleared until 1 a.m., according to the Georgia Department of Transportation. has reached out to the Sandy Springs Fire Department, Georgia State Patrol and Dunwoody police for more information on this crash.

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