Update: According to Georgia State Patrol, the trooper received the call shortly before 1 p.m. to a crash involving a motorcycle and a truck on the southbound side near Old Fairmount Road. The motorcyclist was ejected and thrown into the median. The operator was airlifted for treatment. Calhoun Times will continue to update this story as news becomes available.
Previous story: According to E-911, Interstate 75 was shut down due to a motorcycle accident, but has now been reopened. No fatalities have yet to be reported.