I-85 reopens after propane truck crash injures at least 3 people during morning rush

Lanes of Interstate 85 northbound have reopened in DeKalb County after a crash involving a propane truck.

Triple Team Traffic’s Mike Shields first reported the crash near the Pleasantdale Road exit and Interstate 285 around 5:50 a.m. on Channel 2 Action News This Morning.

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DeKalb County Fire Capt. Jaeson Daniels confirmed to Channel 2 Action News that the crash involved a truck carrying propane gas. Daniels said hazmat crews are on the scene to control the leak.

At least three patients reported injuries, according to Daniels. Their conditions are unknown.

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Shields says drivers can use Buford Highway or Peachtree Industrial Blvd as an alternate route.

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