Fatal wreck shuts down all lanes of I-65 North near Jemison (update)

© Police and rescue crews on the scene of a fatal multi-vehicle accident on I-65 North near Jemison on Thursday. (

Alabama State Troopers are working a fatal wreck involving several vehicles on Interstate 65 North near Jemison.{}

The accident happened around 3 p.m. at mile marker 222. One person has been confirmed dead and two others are in critical condition.

We have a crew headed to the scene and will bring you the latest as it becomes available.


All lanes on Interstate 65 North have been reopened. Alabama State Troopers have yet to release the number of vehicles involved in the accident. A Chevrolet 2500 Heavy Duty truck and a Ford SUV were two of the vehicles in the wreck.

The status of the critically injured victims is unknown at this time.