I-565 vehicle fire with entrapment impacting traffic
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) — A major crash and vehicle fire on I-565 has reportedly caused traffic issues on the highway, according to authorities.
All Eastbound lanes and Westbound lanes, with the exception of one, are blocked due to the crash in the area of County Line Road.
There is no word on injuries at this time, though authorities have confirmed there is an entrapment.
The Huntsville Police Department said that all traffic is being diverted onto County Line Road, saying an alert will be sent out once the lanes are reopened.
Motorists are asked to avoid the area.
News 19 will update this story as more information becomes available.
This is a developing story.
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