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Jackknifed 18-wheeler slows traffic near Ala. – Tenn. state line

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ARDMORE, Ala. – A 18-wheeler jackknifed near the Alabama – Tennessee border is blocking traffic on both sides Monday night.

The 18-wheeler is in the median and debris is on both sides of the interstate. Southbound lanes are currently closed and northbound traffic is down to one lane, at last report.

There’s no word yet from crews on what caused the accident.

A hazmat team was called out to clean spilled diesel on the roadway.