1 person killed, 1 injured in wreck on I-65 NB

1 person killed, 1 injured in wreck on I-65 NB

HOOVER, AL (WBRC) - One person is dead, and another person was transported to the hospital after a wreck on I-65 Northbound at the I-459 ramp, according to Hoover Police.

Hoover police and Hoover fire crews responded to the wreck at 6:24 a.m. A maroon Honda Civic and a silver Toyota Tundra truck collided. The truck's driver, an unidentified 72-year-old man, was pronounced dead at the scene after the vehicle left the roadway and hit a utility pole.

The driver of the Civic was taken to Grandview Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.

One lane is blocked, and the wreck is causing major delays.

Investigators are working to determine the cause of the crash.

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