UPDATE: Hwy. 27 partially reopened after fatal accident in Chattahoochee Co.

UPDATE: Hwy. 27 partially reopened after fatal accident in Chattahoochee Co.

CHATTAHOOCHEE COUNTY, Ga. (WTVM) - A multi-vehicle accident on Ga. Hwy. 27 southbound near 8th Division Road leaves one person dead Sunday night, according to Fort Benning Spokesman Ben Garrett.

Garrett said both northbound lanes on Ga. Hwy. 27 reopened as two-way traffic lanes in the vicinity of the accident shortly before 11:00PM Sunday.

The Georgia Department of Transportation expects the accident to be cleared at midnight.

This is a developing story. Keep with News Leader 9 on air and online for the latest updates.

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