Wreck kills one on Interstate 85

Asia Ashley

June 14, 2014

Georgia State Patrol is investigating a wreck on Interstate 85 Friday afternoon that resulted in a fatality.

Troup County 911 received the call at 2:17 p.m. of the wreck near mile marker 11 on I-85 northbound, between exit 13 and in LaGrange and exit 6 in West Point.

Sgt. Maurice Raines would not comment on details of the accident due to current investigations and said the name of the deceased will not be released until the family has been notified.

Traffic on both sides of the interstate was slowed due to emergency vehicles parked on the sides of the interstate, limiting the roadways to one lane.

As of 2:57 p.m. state patrol was still investigating. Check back with for further updates.