I-59 now open following fatal multi-car wreck in St. Clair Co.

Published: Oct. 5, 2022 at 5:44 AM CDT
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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBRC) - All northbound and southbound lanes on I-59 in St. Clair Co. after one person was killed in a multi-car wreck early Wednesday morning.

It happened around 4:10 a.m. near the 152 mile marker two miles south of Springville.

State troopers tell us 29-year-old Sean D. McKnight of Chattanooga TN was driving an International box truck when he crossed the median of I-59 and collided head on with a Freightliner tractor-trailer. McKnight died at the scene.

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