Woman critically injured in overnight wreck


HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – A woman is hospitalized with life-threatening injuries following a wreck in Huntsville.

The wreck happened around 1:30 a.m. on Thursday on Bob Wade Lane just west of Highway 231-431.

Authorities arrived to find a vehicle on its side with the 29-year-old woman trapped inside.

Crews spent about 15 minutes to free the woman from the vehicle.

Authorities say she was driving east on Bob Wade, lost control and went down a ditch.

The car ended up on its side.

Bob Wade Lane was closed for a time.

However, it has since been reopened.