1 killed, 3 injured in multi-vehicle wreck in Athens

Fatal wreck in Athens. Courtesy: Holly Hollman

ATHENS, Ala. — Athens authorities confirm one person was killed and three others were injured Sunday night in a three-vehicle wreck on U.S. 31 at Moyers Road.

Police say one person was taken to Huntsville Hospital to be treated. The two others were taken to Athens-Limestone Hospital.

Athens Police Chief Floyd Johnson said there was also a vehicle fire at the wreck. U.S. 31  southbound was closed while police worked on the scene.

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