Three vehicle wreck involving two semi-trucks impacts traffic on Hwy 72 near Moores Mill

MADISON COUNTY, Ala. – There has been a three vehicle wreck at the intersection of Moores Mill Road and Hwy 72 around 3 o’clock this afternoon.  Huntsville Police say that two semi-trucks and a vehicle collided this afternoon.

Authorities say one person received minor injuries.

Police say that one of the truck drivers said he was unable to stop and his brakes went out and caused the collision.

The traffic lights have temporarily been turned off  and authorities have a traffic force assisting with traffic direction at this time.

 

Avoid the area as traffic is heavily backed up in all directions at the intersection.

WHNT News 19 has a crew at the scene and is working to gather more details on this breaking situation.