I-85 SB down to one lane near Shorter following crash - WAFF-TV: News, Weather and Sports for Huntsville, AL

I-85 SB down to one lane near Shorter following crash

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Only one lane of I-85 southbound near Shorter is open following a crash involving an 18-wheeler.

According to the Shorter Fire Department the crash occurred at mile marker 21 in the right lane. The 18-wheeler has overturned leaving the driver with minor injuries.

Officials say for now only the left lane is open while cleanup continues. Motorists should proceed with caution if traveling through this area and should seek an alternate route.

ALTERNATE ROUTE: Take exit 22 and continue onto Highway 80.

WSFA 12 News will keep you updated with the latest road conditions on air and online.

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