1 taken to hospital after wreck with 18-wheeler - WAFF-TV: News, Weather and Sports for Huntsville, AL

1 taken to hospital after wreck with 18-wheeler

A wreck between an 18-wheeler and a car sent one person to the hospital. A wreck between an 18-wheeler and a car sent one person to the hospital.
Traffic was blocked on Hwy 231/431 and Charity Lane as crews worked to clear the scene. Traffic was blocked on Hwy 231/431 and Charity Lane as crews worked to clear the scene.

A wreck in Hazel Green Monday morning sent one person to the hospital.

Authorities were on the scene of a crash involving a car and an 18-wheeler semi truck that happened around 5:15 a.m. on Highway 231/431 at Charity Lane. A deputy on the scene said the car apparently ran into the back of the truck.

The driver was trapped during the wreck, but workers were able to get the victim out and transported to the hospital.

All southbound lanes of Highway 231/431 were blocked following the crash but have since been cleared.

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