Roadway reopens after fatal crash closes I-20 for several hours - CBS46 News

Roadway reopens after fatal crash closes I-20 for several hours

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ATLANTA (CBS46) -

One person is dead and several others were injured following a fatal crash on the eastbound lanes of I-20 in Fulton County.

The crash involved five vehicles and has shut down all lanes on the highway at the I-75/85 split. CBS46 is told that one person was killed, at least six people were transported to area hospitals with various injuries. The extent of those injuries are unknown at this time.

The deceased has been identified as 31 year-old Demetrius Cotton of Atlanta.

No word on what caused the crash. Police say a large bag of marijuana and a gun were recovered from the crash scene.

The roadway reopened around 8 a.m. 

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