The Birmingham Police Dept. has confirmed officers are on the scene of a tractor trailer accident on I-20/59.
The Northbound lanes are shut down and traffic is being detoured at exit 119, the Fairfield exit. An 18-wheeler caught fire, between mile marker 119 and 120. The fire is out.
It does not appear as though as any other vehicles are involved. It's also unknown whether anyone was hurt. The accident happened around 8 o'clock this evening.