NEWTON COUNTY, Ga. -- One person was killed in an accident on Interstate 20 in Newton County Tuesday night.
Newton County Sheriff's Deputy Felicia Jefferson confirmed the accident involved a wrong-way driver. It happened shortly before 10:30 p.m. on I-20 east near Exit 89.
The driver was pronounced dead at a nearby hospital. That person's name has not been released.
Jefferson said the wrong-way driver may have hit another car. No other details were immediately available.