Wreck on I-85 in West Point creates traffic on Sunday - WTVM.com-Columbus, GA News Weather & Sports

Wreck on I-85 in West Point creates traffic on Sunday

(Source: Denise Mosley/WTVM) (Source: Denise Mosley/WTVM)

WEST POINT, GA (WTVM/WXTX) - A vehicle ran off the road on I-85 and hit a median and side-swiped a tractor trailer.

The wreck occurred around 8:30 a.m. on Sunday in West Point.

Georgia State Patrol confirmed that an 18 wheeler was loaded with fiberglass sand.

The impact caused the big rig to go through a median and down an embankment.

One southbound lane was closed for hours following the accident. Both drivers are expected to be OK and there were no fatalities in the accident. 

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