All lanes open on Highway 72 E after 18-wheeler overturns overnight

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MADISON COUNTY, Ala. – Highway 72 east near Ryland Pike is back open in both directions. An 18-wheeler overturned into the median, just before 3:00 a.m. One lane in each direction was closed until 6:30 this morning.

The driver was taken to Huntsville Hospital with minor injuries.

Emergency crews worked to clear the scene throughout the morning.