Two-car accident snarls I-185 traffic Friday afternoon

By Web Staff –  email

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM)  - News Leader 9 is following reports of a two-car accident that occurred on 1-185 around 2:00 p.m. Friday.

Columbus Dispatchers tell News Leader 9 a car flipped into the ditch after striking a car.

Witnesses say the car was traveling southbound in I-185, then crossed the median, crossed the northbound lane, struck a car with occupants, then struck a guardrail.

It then became airborne, struck the trees, and landed on the side of the embankment.

Traffic backed up for several miles in all three lanes.

News Leader 9 has not confirmed any injuries at the moment, and police are releasing few details about the accident.

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