Fatal wreck in Blount County

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - Alabama State Troopers are investigating a fatal 4-car accident that lead to an explosion.

It happened in the Rainbow Crossings community of Blount County near the intersection of Highways 231 and 278.

One person was killed, and another was taken to Cullman Regional Medical Center for treatment.

At least one the vehicles involved was unoccupied.

No word on the condition of the occupant of the other vehicle.