Second Wreck on 565 Sends Three to Hospital

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LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) - A second accident on I-565 Wednesday evening sent three people to hospital.

The accident comes just hours after a fatal accident shut down traffic on 565 near the Mooresville exit.  The second accident occurred at the 565-65 interchange in the eastbound lane chain.

The accident was a chain reaction crash involving a Prius, an SUV, and a full size truck.

Crews from the first wreck went to the scene of the second wreck.

One person transported was transported to the hospital via helicopter and two were transported via ground. One of those patients is in critical condition.  The other two are in very serious condition.

State troopers are handling the investigating.

I-565 has reopened.