Five injured after 18-wheeler crashes into DeKalb Co. home

18-wheeler crashed into home in DeKalb Co., 5 injured, pregnant woman involved
Published: Aug. 19, 2022 at 7:03 PM CDT
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DEKALB CO., Ala. (WAFF) - On Friday around 6:25 p.m. Collinsville Police Department responded to a home on Highway 176 near County Road 83 in the Mount Vernon community.

According to a dispatcher at the Collinsville Police Department, an 18-wheeler hit a car and then careened into a home. Five people, including a pregnant woman, were injured in the accident. Collinsville Police officers and emergency crews are on the scene.

All five of the people injured in the accident were in the car when it rolled over. It is unclear how serious their injuries are.

There were people in the home but they were not injured.

The accident created a gas leak in the home which has since been turned off.