Ga. 17 at Hwy. 119 S back open after suspicious package scare

Ga. 17 at Hwy. 119 S was closed for a short time on Oct. 21 due to a suspicious package that was discovered.

All area business were evacuated. Police asked motorists to avoid the area but the road is back open now.

The suspicious package was a bio diesel sampling kit, which had strings attached to it with haz mat stickers on it. It apparently fell out of a truck.

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