AL 76 closed in Shelby County due to overturned truck - WBRC FOX6 News - Birmingham, AL

AL 76 closed in Shelby County due to overturned truck

Alabama Highway 76 is closed from Highway 25 to U.S. 280. Source: MGN Online Alabama Highway 76 is closed from Highway 25 to U.S. 280. Source: MGN Online
SHELBY COUNTY, AL (WBRC) -

Shelby County officials have closed a section of Alabama Highway 76, also known as Klein Road, and Shelby County Highway 79, or Sun Valley Road.

A semitruck overturned at the intersection of Highway 76 and Highway 79. The truck was hauling bagged fertilizer, and some of the fertilizer spilled onto the road in the wreck, the Shelby County Sheriff's Office said.

"At this time the entire length of Alabama Highway 76 from Alabama Highway 25 to U.S. Highway 280 is closed," the sheriff's office announced just before 10 a.m.

The wreck happened around 9 a.m. Shelby County deputies and Harpersville police officers responded to the scene.

Check back with www.myfoxal.com for updates on when the road is reopened.

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