18-wheeler fire causing delays near Cullman I-65 exit - WAFF-TV: News, Weather and Sports for Huntsville, AL

18-wheeler fire causing delays near Cullman I-65 exit

I-65 18-wheeler fire (Source: Michelle Edmondson) I-65 18-wheeler fire (Source: Michelle Edmondson)
CULLMAN COUNTY, AL (WAFF) -

An accident involving an 18-wheeler is causing significant delays on I-65 near Cullman. 

State Troopers confirm the accident happened around 7:30p.m. at exit 318. Northbound traffic has been impacted while crews work to clear the road. 

A picture submitted by a WAFF viewer shows the cabin of the truck on fire. It's not clear how the fire started, or if other vehicles are involved. 

Troopers have not commented on potential injuries. 

Drivers should avoid the area if possible until the accident is cleared.

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