One killed in tractor trailer accident on I-85 in Auburn - WTVM.com-Columbus, GA News Weather & Sports

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One killed in tractor trailer accident on I-85 in Auburn

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Source: Annie Hubbell Source: Annie Hubbell
AUBURN, AL (WTVM) -

News Leader 9 is on the scene of a fatal tractor trailer accident on Interstate 85 South. The accident happened just before 2:00 p.m. CT near the Moores Mill Road overpass in Auburn.

Officials say a tractor trailer traveling at a high rate of speed struck another truck that had applied brakes. The impact caused the truck to flip over a guard rail.

Three passengers were in the flipped tractor trailer. One of the passengers died. Two other passengers were transported to East Alabama Medical Center for injuries.

No other details about the accident are available at this time. We'll have the latest details beginning on News Leader 9 at Five.

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