FedEx truck, Jefferson Co. sheriff’s vehicle and Greyhound bus involved in crash on I-59

On Monday June 7, 2021 a FedEx service truck crossed the median on Interstate 59 near exit 133...
On Monday June 7, 2021 a FedEx service truck crossed the median on Interstate 59 near exit 133 and collided with a Jefferson County Sheriff's vehicle.(WBRC)
Published: Jun. 8, 2021 at 5:12 AM CDT
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JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ala. (WBRC) - Birmingham police are investigating an accident on I-59 involving a FedEx service truck, a Greyhound passenger bus and a Jefferson County Sheriff’s vehicle.

The accident happened Monday around 9:34 p.m. on I-59 near exit 133.

A preliminary investigation shows the truck may have hydroplaned and crossed the median into oncoming traffic.

The deputy had minor injuries and was taken to the hospital.

A passenger on the bus was also taken to the hospital for treatment. 

Neither the injuries to the passenger or deputy appear to be life-threatening. 

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