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Woman killed after being struck by several vehicles on Downtown Connector

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ATLANTA (CBS46) -

A fatal accident forced the closure of all northbound lanes of the Downtown Connector in Atlanta and another crash on I-85 in Clayton County also brought traffic to a standstill.

On the Downtown Connector, a woman was killed after being struck by several vehicles and crews are working to clear the scene at this time. All lanes of the highway have since reopened but a huge backup is still being reported.

The identity of the woman killed on the highway has not been released.

Another crash, this time on northbound I-85 in Clayton County, forced the closure of the roadway for about an hour and caused a huge backup in the area. No word on what caused that crash.

The roadway reopen around 9 a.m.

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