One killed in car vs. 18-wheeler crash on I-65

The Alabama Department of Public Safety says at least one person is dead following an early morning crash on Interstate 65.

The collision, between an 18-wheeler and an automobile, happened just before 5:00am Monday near the Pine Level exit of Interstate 65 North.

Traffic along I-65 is being rerouted to U.S. Highway 31 at exit 186. The wreck site is approximately 1-2 miles north of the exit at mile marker 188.

Authorities are working to clean the roadway of wreckage.

Alabama State Troopers are working to determine a cause for the crash.

WSFA 12 News will have more information as it becomes available.

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