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Major accident blocks eastbound I-20 near Candler Road in DeKalb

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. — The Georgia Department of Transportation is warning eastbound motorists heading through DeKalb County to find alternate routes if they're on I-20 due to a major accident. GDOT reports three of four lanes are still blocked after a crash on the eastbound lanes of the interstate at...
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Accident involving semi-truck causes delays on I-20 in Conyers

CONYERS, Ga. (CBS46) -- An accident involving a semi-truck caused major delays for commuters on Interstate 20 in Conyers early Monday evening. The accident happened on the eastbound lanes of I-20 near highway 138. Crews are working to clear the scene, expect delays. Very limited details are available at this...
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ATL Daily

Atlanta diesel prices: Comparison shows where to save $0.87 per gallon

(ATLANTA, GA) You could be saving up to $0.87 per gallon on diesel in Atlanta, according to a recent price survey. The survey, which looked at prices across the Atlanta area on Tuesday, found that Chevron at 923 Lee St Swhad the cheapest advertised diesel, at just $2.89 per gallon. By comparison, the most expensive station in the area was Shell at 1539 Piedmont Ave Ne, which listed a per-gallon price of $3.76.
Cobb County,

Bus driver despatched to jail after self-discipline incident

COBB COUNTY, Ga. (CBS46) – A Cobb County choose ordered a faculty district bus driver to show himself in on the Cobb County Jail Monday, formally charging him with easy assault and easy battery in opposition to a 10-year-old boy throughout a self-discipline incident. Choose Sonja Brown’s ruling means she...
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Motorcyclist killed in accident on I-85 that shut down highway for hours

GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. — All lanes of I-85 southbound and several northbound lanes were shut down due to a bad crash at Lawrenceville-Suwanee road Saturday afternoon. Suwanee police told our partners at the Atlanta Journal-Constitution that a motorcyclist slammed into the back of an SUV in the northbound HOV lane near the Lawrenceville-Suwanee Road exit. The impact launched the rider and the bike over the median wall and into the southbound lanes.
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Analysis shows most expensive gas in Cumming

(CUMMING, GA) Gas prices vary across the Cumming area, with some registering significantly above the average. If you choose the most expensive station in the area, you could be paying as much as an extra $0.42 per gallon, according to an analysis by GasBuddy Sunday.

Police investigating hit-and-run on Downtown Connector

ATLANTA - Atlanta police investigated an accident involving multiple cars on Saturday on the Downtown Connector and Interstate 20. Police said officers were on the scene near the I-20 expressway around 9:36 p.m. and found several cars that had apparently been involved in a collision. Police said the apparent at-fault...
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MARTA Seeks Partners In Master Planning Process For New TOD Projects

MARTA is moving forward with three new transit-oriented developments along the East-West line. On Thursday, the transit agency’s board of directors approved a resolution to seek architecture and engineering partners to work with MARTA in creating a master plan for the projects at H.E. Holmes, Kensington and Indian Creek stations.
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Cumming Dispatch

Here’s the cheapest gas in Cumming Saturday

(CUMMING, GA) Gas prices vary across in the Cumming area, but if you’re willing to head for the cheapest station, you could be saving up to $0.47 per gallon. According to a survey by GasBuddy, Costco at 1211 Bald Ridge Marina Rd was the cheapest station in the area, with regular listed at $2.62 per gallon at the pumps Wednesday. That was compared to Shell at 2325 Atlanta Hwy, where a gallon of regular was selling for $3.09.
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Motorcycle driver from Duluth killed in accident on Interstate 85 in Suwanee

An accident involving a motorcycle, an SUV and a pickup truck resulted in the death of a Duluth man on Interstate 85 in Suwanee Saturday. Suwanee police said the motorcycle driven by Richard Moore Hardison, 36, hit the rear of an SUV in the northbound lanes of I-85 near Lawrenceville-Suwanee Road at about 2 p.m. The collision caused both Hardison and the motorcycle to not only go airborne, but cross a concrete divider separating the northbound and southbound lanes.