Update: 3 Mercedes-Benz SUV’s come off 18-wheeler hauling them on University Dr.

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Three Mercedes SUVs came off the tractor-trailer on University Drive around 9:30 a.m. Wednesday. (Photo: David Schmidt/WHNT News 19)
Three Mercedes SUVs came off the tractor-trailer on University Drive around 9:30 a.m. Wednesday. (Photo: David Schmidt/WHNT News 19)

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – A wreck involving a car carrier caused a major traffic issue at a high-traffic area on Wednesday morning.

Traffic was down to one lane westbound on University Drive under Research Park Boulevard after a car carrier overturned, dumping three Mercedes-Benz SUV’s on the road.

As of 10:30 a.m. the two outer westbound lanes on University were open. Police still urged drivers to use caution in the area.

The wreck caused significant traffic backups starting at Research Park Boulevard.

No one was hurt.