TRAFFIC ALERT: Semi accident on I-75 spills fuel, all lanes closed


    An accident involving an 18-wheeler semi truck has traffic backed up on I-75 in Macon/Claudia Coco (WGXA)<br>

    UPDATE

    MACON, Ga. -- GDOT says the accident involving a tractor-trailer at the I-75 south/I-16 interchange in Macon earlier Friday evening spilled fuel, causing all lanes to close in the area.

    GDOT says it estimates the fuel will be cleaned and lanes re-opened by 2:30 a.m.

    GDOT advises drivers to take alternate routes.


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    ORIGINAL STORY

    MACON, Ga. -- An accident involving an 18-wheeler semi truck has traffic backed up on I-75 in Macon.

    The accident happened near the I-75/I-16 split around 6:30 p.m. GDOT says it's expected to be cleared at 11 p.m.

    Traffic is backed up to the Arkwright Rd. exit.

    One lane is currently open at the split as crews clear the scene.


    This is a developing story. Check back here for updates.

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