Wreck Stalls Traffic on I-565 West Near Research Park Blvd.
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – Huntsville Police are investigating a wreck on Interstate 565 west, and drivers were stuck in a huge line of traffic approaching it.
The wreck happened between 7 and 7:30 a.m. in the westbound lanes, just west of Research Park Boulevard.
We understand two vehicles were involved. There were a few people injured, including one seriously. All were taken to Huntsville Hospital for treatment.
The long line of traffic blockage started prior to Jordan Lane and cleared up right around the Gate 9 exit for Redstone Arsenal, according to WHNT News 19’s Ben Smith.
Huntsville Police say traffic is starting to move again slowly, as of 9:15 a.m. It was backed up for several exits, as you’ll see in this video from WHNT News 19’s Venton Blandin.