I-75N Lanes Begin to Open Following Semitrailer Collision | News
STOCKBRIDGE, Ga. (WXIA) -- One lane on Interstate 75 northbound has opened following a fatal motorcycle accident along the highway Thursday afternoon.
The wreck happened near the Hudson Bridge Road exit. All southbound lanes opened shortly before 2:00 p.m.
Sgt. Joey Smith of the Henry County Police Department said a semitrailer and a motorcycle were traveling southbound on Interstate 75 when they ran into each other.
The impact sent both vehicles through the highway's median, and due to debris from the crash, the semitrailer slid northbound for a half-mile before it was able to stop.
The driver of the motorcycle was killed in the collision.