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Ice on Interstate 20 sends vehicles off roadway

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Near-freezing temperatures made some metro area roadways very slick during Friday morning's commute. Icy road conditions sent a tractor trailer and another car off the road on Interstate 20 in Atlanta.
     
According to police, the accident happened in the eastbound lanes of I-20 near the Langhorn Street exit. They say a woman in an SUV slid on ice and went off the road into a wooded area. She was shaken, but not injured.
     
A tractor trailer also slid on the ice, and was able to pull over.

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