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Major interstate in Georgia reopened after bridge collapse

ATLANTA (AP) - All lanes of a heavily used interstate in Atlanta have been reopened - about six weeks after a highway bridge collapsed because of a massive fire.
2 weeks ago
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Work nears completion at site of Atlanta bridge collapse

ATLANTA (AP) - Georgia transportation officials say work to rebuild a section of freeway that collapsed in the heart of Atlanta is nearing completion.
1 month ago
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Man accused in interstate collapse fire pleads not guilty

ATLANTA (AP) - The man accused of starting a fire that caused a section of interstate in Atlanta to collapse has pleaded not guilty.
1 month ago
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Attorneys: Bridge collapse suspect being used as “scapegoat”

ATLANTA (AP) - Attorneys for a homeless man charged in the Interstate 85 bridge collapse in Atlanta say they're concerned he is being used as a "scapegoat."
2 months ago
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Official says storage under roads to be reviewed

ATLANTA (WDEF) -- Georgia Transportation Commissioner Russell McMurry says his department will be evaluating "all things" including its storage policies, after the fiery collapse of a major Atlanta interstate bridge.
2 months ago
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Atlanta traffic horror: Crews razing fallen highway overpass

ATLANTA (AP) - Crews continue to tear down and clear away debris after a section of a major interstate highway in Atlanta collapsed late last week after a raging fire.
2 months ago
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More charges against man suspected of starting fire that collapsed part of I-85

ATLANTA (AP) -- The man suspected of starting a raging fire that collapsed a portion of Interstate 85 a few miles north of downtown Atlanta has been charged with arson.
2 months ago
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3 arrested in connection with Interstate 85 overpass collapse

ATLANTA (AP) — Officials say three people have been arrested in connection with a massive fire under Interstate 85 in Atlanta that caused a portion of the bridge to collapse. Deputy Insurance Commissioner Jay Florence confirms the suspects were arrested Friday. He identified them as Basil Eleby, Sophia Bruner and Barry Thomas. Eleby faces a […]
1 year ago
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Fairburn officer hit while investigating crash on I-85

A Fairburn police officer is recovering in the hospital after being hit by a tractor-trailer on I-85 while investigating an unrelated traffic collision.