An accident on I-85 in Atlanta on December 20, 2015 resulted in injuries. According to the Georgia Department of Transportation, the car accident took place on I-85 southbound about a mile from the I-75 North merge. The accident temporarily closed I-85 as police and rescue workers assisted the injury victims and cleared the scene. These types of accidents are a frequent occurrence in Atlanta. I-285 was recently listed as the deadliest interstate in the country. I-85 and I-75 in the Atlanta metro area also see serious accidents like this on a regular basis. Although police have not released details on what caused the accident, it is important to remember to always follow the rules of the road, remain alert, and do not drive distracted.