HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Governors Drive was closed early Monday morning due to a wreck.
According to a Nixle alert from Huntsville Police, all lanes were closed at Governors Place.
By 4:45 a.m., the westbound lanes of Governors Drive were reopened.
Around 7:35 a.m., Huntsville Police said the entire road was reopened.
HPD stated they were diverting traffic onto Big Cove Road via Bassett Street and Parkhill Road.
A viewer picture sent to WHNT News 19 showed the stoplights dangling across the road.
ANOTHER accident on Governors Dr. at Governors Place. Dude sheered the pole right in half, next driver almost lost his head due to the fallen lights. @ALDOT @HsvPolice DOES SOMEONE HAVE TO DIE before you take the speeding on this road seriously?? @aldotcom @huntsvillecity pic.twitter.com/kFlZeTMQ72
— BeckaSoup (@beccathestylist) November 18, 2019