Fatal wreck in Gardendale

GARDENDALE, AL (WBRC) - State troopers are investigating a fatal accident along I-65 northbound in Gardendale.

It was near exit 272 and happened around 5pm Friday evening.  Troopers say a 12-year old boy died. The interstate was closed while Lifesaver landed to take others to hospitals.

The driver, Julia Chandler, 27,  was taken to UAB Hospital. Three other passengers, two 8-year-olds and a 4-year old, were taken to Children's Hospital. All are from Tuscaloosa.

No word on their injuries. A FOX6 News photojournalist says the minivan rolled over.

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