Deadly crash on GA 400 near Northridge Rd

A traffic accident involving two vehicles on Georgia 400 southbound has left one person dead, according to Sandy Springs officials.

The incident occurred just south of Northridge Road. A Dodge pickup with a boat attached collided with the rear of a tractor-trailer, according to authorities.

Officials say the tractor-trailer was stopped on the shoulder when the collision occurred. The driver of the pickup was pronounced dead at the scene.

Three lanes of GA 400 are closed at this time.