I-85N shut down after reported jumper in DeKalb

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All lanes on Interstate 85 northbound were shut down after someone reportedly jumped from a nearby road onto the highway, DeKalb County police said Tuesday afternoon.

According to DeKalb County Police, officers received reports that a person had jumped from Chamblee-Tucker Road onto Interstate 85 northbound.

Officers have arrived on the scene. An official says the person was critically injured.

Traffic was being diverted to the exit ramp on Shallowford Road.

The highway has since reopened.

No word on the resolution of this situation.