Woman dead after running into traffic on I-75, police say


ATLANTA – Traffic is shut down on the northbound lanes of Interstate 75 in Atlanta after a deadly pedestrian accident.

According to Atlanta police, a woman ran into the lanes of traffic near Cleveland Avenue. She was hit by multiple cars.

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Triple Team Traffic’s Mark Arum said there are major delays reported in the area. Traffic is being diverted to Cleveland Avenue. 

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Atlanta police said there were secondary accidents caused by the crash. 

There are heavy delays from Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport and the southern suburbs heading into downtown.

Police have not said when the lanes will reopen.

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