MADISON, Ala. (WHNT) – The Madison County Coroner has identified a man killed in a wreck that shut down a portion of Wall Triana Highway Monday morning.
Coroner Tyler Berryhill said the victim has been identified as 25-year-old Kendall Birdsong. HEMSI spokesman Don Webster said he was declared dead at the scene.
Webster confirmed the agency was called to the intersection of Wall Triana Highway and Cochran Road at 8:09 a.m. Huntsville Police said the wreck involved an 18-wheeler.
In a Nixle alert, Huntsville Police said they had the road shut down between Cochran and Cleghorn Blvd. and were turning around traffic. However, the road was reopened just before 10:15 a.m.
The area is just south of I-565 and the Wall Triana Highway exit.