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Wreck backs up traffic on westbound I-565 at Sparkman

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HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) -

Traffic is backed up on I-565 westbound at the Sparkman Drive exit where several vehicles were involved in a wreck.

One westbound lane is closed as crews work to clean up the wreck.

Three cars crashed on the interstate around 12:45 p.m. Wednesday. One of those vehicles flipped over. Debris from the collision covered the roadway.

One person was ejected from a vehicle. Three people were seriously injured in the wreck and taken to Huntsville Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Investigators said one of the vehicles swerved to miss a box in the road and crashed into the other two vehicles.

The investigation is ongoing.

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