Update: Two people recovering after overnight accident involving a five-car pile-up
MADISON, Ala. (WHNT)- A five car pile-up shut down a portion of I565 on Saturday morning. Huntsville Police were called to a two-car collision on the interstate near the Research Parkway exit. When they arrived on scene, officers said they arrested one of the drivers for DUI.
As they responded to that accident, police said an 18 wheeler came speeding through the scene of the crash and hit the two cars involved in the accident, as well as the tow truck and a police car. Authorities said two people were taken to the hospital.