UPDATE | Two people killed on I-20 East in Taliaferro County

Published: Oct. 3, 2018 at 7:00 AM EDT
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Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2018

11:40 a.m.

TALIAFERRO COUNTY, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) -- News 12 is learning two people were killed in the crash Wednesday morning.

The vehicle was driving west on I-20 and went off the road before crossing to the eastbound side, swerving off the road and hitting a tree.

Both the male driver and a female passenger were killed.

Check back for the latest updates on this developing story.

7:55 a.m.

TALIAFERRO COUNTY, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) -- According to Taliaferro County dispatchers, crews were called out to a fatal accident on I-20 East near mile-marker 151.

Dispatch says all lanes are open.

At one time, all lanes on I-20 East were blocked due to the accident.

Georgia State Patrol troopers are at the scene and investigating the cause of the accident.

This is a developing story.