Overturned chicken truck blocks multiple lanes on Highway 157 for hours

The overturned truck is blocking all southbound lanes
Published: Apr. 4, 2022 at 6:33 AM CDT|Updated: Apr. 4, 2022 at 12:32 PM CDT
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MORGAN COUNTY, Ala. (WAFF) - An 18-wheeler hauling chickens overturned on Highway 157 southbound in Morgan County on Monday morning.

Lanes were blocked for over six hours near the intersection of Highway 157 and Danville Road.

An 18 Wheeler hauling chickens has overturned on HWY 157 at Danville Rd in Danville. Southbound lanes are blocked. Avoid area. Driver is injured but does not appear to be life-threatening.

Posted by Morgan County Sheriff's Office on Monday, April 4, 2022

The driver of the truck was injured. A post on the Morgan County Sheriff’s Office Facebook page confirms the injuries do not appear to be life-threatening.

Chicken truck overturns in Morgan County
Chicken truck overturns in Morgan County(Morgan County Sheriff's Office)

The road was reopened shortly after 12:30 p.m.

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