Update: Crash cleared, I-59 reopens
ST. CLAIR CO., Ala. (WBRC) - UPDATE: The lanes have been cleared and I-59 is open again.
A crash involving a commercial vehicle cause all lanes of I-59 around mile marker 154 to be closed. The lanes closed at 3:11 a.m. on Sunday, April 17, and were reopened around 11:23 a.m. During the closure, all traffic was rerouted to U.S. 11.
Original: A two-vehicle crash involving a commercial vehicle happened around 11:39 p.m. on Saturday, April 16, and has caused a road closure.
At about 3:11 a.m. Sunday, April 17, Troopers with the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency’s Highway Patrol Division closed all lanes of I-59 NB at the 154 mile marker, in St. Clair County. Currently the Alabama Department of Transportation is on scene helping reroute traffic onto U.S. 11 at Argo Exit 148.
ALEA Troopers will continue to monitor the situation and provide updates. We will update this story as details become available.
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