Man Rescued from Burning Vehicle After Multi-vehicle Wreck

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HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) - The northbound access road of Memorial Parkway at Airport Rd was blocked due to a multi-vehicle accident on Wednesday evening.

Several cars and pickup trucks were involved.  When WHNT News 19 arrived on the scene, one of vehicles involved was still on fire.  Several drivers involved in the accident were rescued from their vehicles and at least three people were transported to the hospital.

A police officer, Byron Thompson, and a passerby, Jeremy Thompson, no relation, pulled a man from a burning vehicle that was involved in the wreck.