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UPDATE: Madison County Authorities Rush to Deadly Wreck on Highway 53

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MADISON COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) – One person died in a two vehicle wreck on Highway 53 Wednesday night.

It happened just before 10:00 p.m. when a car and a tanker-truck collided on Highway 53 near Spacegate Drive.

Alabama State Troopers on the scene tell us that one person was killed in the wreck.

The southbound lanes on Highway 53 are blocked and emergency crews are on the scene.