I-65 shuts down after truck spills gallons of fuel, all lanes reopen

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October 02 2021 06:00 pm

SHELBY COUNTY, Ala. (WIAT) — A commercial truck spilled multiple gallons of fuel forcing officials to close all northbound lanes on I-65.

According to the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency, officials were notified of a two-vehicle crash involving a commercial vehicle and a passenger car on I-65 near Alabaster just after 4 a.m. on Tuesday.

The truck has spilled multiple gallons of fuel and all northbound lanes forcing the highway to be shut down for close to five hours. All lanes on I-65 are now open.

ALEA/ADOT is investigating the crash.

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