WCTV reports that the crash occurred along Highway 361 near Atlanta.
Upon arriving to the scene, Gwinnett County first responders found a burning car trapped beneath a tractor-trailer. The driver of the vehicle was pronounced dead at the scene.
Nine others were taken to nearby hospitals. Two of the injured were listed in critical condition.
Eight other people suffered minor injuries and were evaluated at the scene.
The cause of the crash remains under investigation.
The following information was provided by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA):