Overturned 18-wheeler cleared at I-65/85 interchange

Overturned 18-wheeler cleared at I-65/85 interchange
A crash with a grass fire at the I-65/85 interchange. (Source: ALDOT)

MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) - Crews have cleared a crashed and overturned 18-wheeler from the roadway at the busy I-65/85 interchange after several hours of work.

The crash, which also started a grass fire, was just beyond the curve where I-65 southbound traffic and Day Street traffic merge into I-85 northbound.

There were no injuries, according to the Montgomery Police Department.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

This is a view of the scene, courtesy of ALDOT, as of 2:30 p.m.

A view of the ramp from I-65 southbound and Day Street shows traffic is blocked from getting onto I-85 northbound. (Source: ALDOT)
A view of the ramp from I-65 southbound and Day Street shows traffic is blocked from getting onto I-85 northbound. (Source: ALDOT) ((Source: ALDOT))

This is another photo of the scene, as of 3:15 p.m., showing progress at clearing the wreck.

A traffic camera shows the progress at clearing the wreck as of 3:15 p.m. (Source: ALDOT)
A traffic camera shows the progress at clearing the wreck as of 3:15 p.m. (Source: ALDOT) ((Source: ALDOT))

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