Fatality Accident – I-85 NB (Suwanee)

(Suwanee, Georgia)  The Accident Investigation Unit is investigating a traffic collision that resulted in the death of a 22-year old man on Interstate 85 northbound early this morning. According to the preliminary investigation, officers believe that Clayton Dickie (age 22, Buford) was traveling northbound on Interstate 85 near Lawrenceville-Suwanee Road in unincorporated Suwanee. Clayton was driving a black GMC Sierra.  At some point, he left the roadway and struck an unoccupied vehicle parked along the right shoulder.

Both vehicles caught fire, and Clayton ultimately died.  At this point, it is still not known if he died as a result of the collision or the fire. 

Investigators are still working to identify the owner of the unoccupied vehicle. 

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