BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — UPDATE: The victim has been identified. See related article.
Northbound traffic resumes as I-59/20 NB reopens.
Original Story: Northbound traffic on I-59/20 has been shut down. According to Birmingham Fire and Rescue, there was a fatal wreck that occurred between the 31st exit and Tallapoosa Street Exits on Northbound I-59/20. One motorcycle rider died after they were hit by a car.
The wreck happened around 2:53 a.m. Friday. At this time motorists trying to access I-59/20 cannot enter via Red Mountain Expressway or 31st. The crash is under investigation.