Truck crash, fire closes I-65 North in Hoover

HOOVER, AL (WBRC) - A truck and a car collided Friday morning on I-65 in Hoover, causing one of the vehicles to catch on fire and close some of the northbound lanes.

Hoover Police told FOX6 News a car and a truck collided on I-65 North between I-459 and the Valleydale Road exit.  A FOX6 News employee witnessed one of the vehicles catching on fire after the collision.

All northbound lanes were closed for about 30 minutes after the wreck as emergency crews put out the fire and cleared debris from the roadway.

Police did not immediately know if there were any injuries. The cause of the crash was not yet known.

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