Report: Four people die in plane crash on I-285

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt May 8, 2015
I-285 Source: Google Maps

I-285 Source: Google Maps

This story has been updated. 

Multiple news outlets are reporting at plane crash on I-285 in DeKalb County has claimed the lives of four people.

The plane crashed around 10 am.

WSB-TV reports that the plane crashed on I-285 east at Peachtree Industrial Boulevard. It has shut down traffic in both directions. The road will be closed at least eight hours, WSB-TV reports. To read that story click here.

The Atlanta Journal Constitution reports that the owner of the plane is from Oxford, Miss. To read that story, click here. In another update, the AJC reported that the victims – three men and one woman – were headed to a graduation ceremony at the University of Mississippi in Oxford. To read that story, click here.

According to 11 Alive, the plane took off from Peachtree-DeKalb Airport. To read that story, click here.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.

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