Part of Slaughter Rd closed for several hours after accident

Madison
This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

MADISON, Ala. — The Madison Police Department sent out a Nixle alert Saturday morning that part of Slaughter Rd. would be closed for several hours.

According to the alert, a motor vehicle accident caused them to close the road between Kannon Dr. and Potters Wheel at the Pottersmill Subdivision.

Police said a man driving a Corvette went off the side of the road while taking a curve and was ejected from the car just before 3 a.m.

The driver was taken to Huntsville Hospital and his condition is unknown at this time.

Police sent a follow-up Nixle alert shortly before 6 a.m. saying the road was re-opened.