Two killed, one critically injured after multi-vehicle crash involving semi, on I-65 in Alabama
The southbound lane of Interstate 65 was closed near Atmore late Sunday after at least two people were killed and one critically injured in a multi-vehicle accident involving an 18-wheeler.
According to the Alabama Highway Patrol, the southbound lane will remain closed until around 10:30 a.m. Traffic is being rerouted at the 54 mile marker.
The Poarch Creek Tribal Police Department received the first call about an accident at the 51 mile marker at about 10:45 p.m. Sunday night, a dispatcher there said.
According to the Highway Patrol, fog or smoke is believed to have been a factor in the accident.
The names of the victims have not been released.
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The southbound lanes of I-270 have reopened between East Main and East Broad streets following a multi-vehicle crash.
The crash occurred shortly before 8:30 p.m., according to Columbus police. There were at least four vehicles involved in the crash.
One person was taken to an area hospital in stable condition.
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At least two lanes on eastbound Interstate 8 at Lake Murray Boulevard are blocked due to a multi-vehicle crash.
The crash happened just before 5:15 p.m., and authorities' response has prompted the closure of at least two lanes, backing up traffic for several miles.
The roadway was cleared shortly before 6 p.m.
The cause of the crash is under investigation.
Several lanes of Interstate 270 were closed due to a multi-vehicle collision in west St. Louis County on Monday.
The wreck happened in the northbound lanes of the interstate just past Interstate 64 around around 8:15 a.m.
Four lanes of I-270 were shut down until crews cleared the scene about 9 a.m.
A multi-vehicle crash on I-270 Southbound just north of Easton Way slowed freeway traffic Saturday afternoon.
Columbus police arrived on the scene of the multi-vehicle crash at about 4:55 p.m. Saturday and slowed traffic in order for the fire department and medics to assist the drivers.
A motorcyclist was killed early Monday in a multi-vehicle crash on Interstate 4 in Orlando, prompting officials to close the roadway.
All eastbound lanes of I-4 were closed from Kirkman Road to the Florida Turnpike because of the wreck, which occurred around 2:30 a.m. The interstate reopened about five hours later.
A child was critically injured and four other people were also hurt in a multi-vehicle crash on the Chicago Skyway late Wednesday afternoon.
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