1 dead in crash involving motorcycle, tractor-trailer near Hwy 72
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WAFF) - One person died overnight in a crash on Chapman Mountain involving a motorcycle and an 18-wheeler.
According to Huntsville Police, officers responded to reports of a crash on Highway 72 and Epworth Drive around 2 a.m. on Monday. Both the motorcycle and tractor-trailer were traveling eastbound when they collided.
Tommy Seagroves, 32, was identified as the motorcyclist. He died from his injures.
Lanes in the area were closed for three hours before reopening in the 5 a.m. hour.
HPD continues to investigate the crash.
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