A small plane has crashed on a highway in Atlanta, four people are dead

Four people are dead and traffic is backed up after a small plane crashed on a highway Friday in Atlanta, GA, WSBTV reported.

According to the paper, traffic has been shut down on both directions on the highway, which serves as a ring road around the city. 

The crash occurred near Dekalb-Peachtree Airport shortly after the small aircraft took off, WSBTV reported. 

We’ll update this post as more information becomes available.

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