No serious injuries in five-vehicle wreck on I-85

By JOHN A. WINTERS
john@newnan.com
No serious injuries were reported in a five-vehicle wreck Wednesday on Interstate 85 in north Coweta County.
The accident occurred about 7 p.m. in the southbound lanes of I-85 near Exit 51 at SR 154/ McCollum-Sharpsburg Road, according to authorities.
By the time Coweta County Fire Department personnel responded, all the occupants were out of their vehicles. One man was transported to Piedmont Newnan Hospital for treatment, authorities said.

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