Overturned tractor trailer blocking I-16 in Twiggs County

An overturned tractor trailer is blocking all westbound lanes of Interstate 16 in Twiggs County, according to Georgia Navigator.

The accident happened shortly after 4 a.m. and is expected to cause traffic delays for a couple of hours until the wreckage can be cleared near the Sgoda Road exit at mile marker 12.

The Georgia Department of Transportation expects the road to be cleared before noon today.