OCHLOCKNEE — Both southbound lanes of U.S. 19 North at Ga. 188 are blocked as a result of a crash at the intersection.

The 4:30 p.m. crash involved a tractor-trailer and a small SUV, said Capt. Steven Jones,Thomas County Sheriff’s Office public information officer.

“Avoid the intersection,” Jones said.

Southbound traffic should use Ga. 3.