All westbound lanes of I-20 are now open in DeKalb County after a serious crash, according to the WSB 24-hour Traffic Center.
Multiple vehicles overturned in the wreck, which blocked the right lanes of the interstate past Panola Road for about two hours, the Traffic Center reported. While authorities investigated, traffic was only getting by in a left lane.
#GRIDLOCKALERT DeKalb Co: Serious crash with multiple overturned vehicles: I-20/wb past Panola Rd (Exit 71). Only 1 left lane open, at times all lanes blocked. BIG delays. Use Covington Hwy as an alternate. #ATLtraffic pic.twitter.com/quMNGD9Agb— AJC WSB Traffic (@ajcwsbtraffic) February 25, 2019
All lanes were reopened just before 2 p.m. There are still delays out of Lithonia as traffic recovers.
Dekalb Co.: Crash Investigation Cleared: I-20/wb past Panola Rd.; (exit 71); All Lanes are Now Open; delays remain; https://t.co/j2xHL1ZFrc; #ATLTraffic pic.twitter.com/P4eX6Nn6wz— AJC WSB Traffic (@ajcwsbtraffic) February 25, 2019
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