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Chicken truck driver killed in wreck on I-59 in Tuscaloosa Co.

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A Tuscaloosa fire truck at the scene of a deadly wreck on I-59 near mm 86 in Tuscaloosa County. Source: Terri Brewer/WBRC A Tuscaloosa fire truck at the scene of a deadly wreck on I-59 near mm 86 in Tuscaloosa County. Source: Terri Brewer/WBRC
This is the truck that was involved in the wreck. Source: Terri Brewer/WBRC This is the truck that was involved in the wreck. Source: Terri Brewer/WBRC
TUSCALOOSA COUNTY, AL (WBRC) -

A commercial truck driver was killed in a wreck Tuscaloosa County this morning after the vehicle overturned on I-59 southbound.

Authorities have identified the driver as John Seaton of Altoona.

State troopers responded to the scene at mile marker 86 after getting a call from 9-1-1 around 6:43 a.m. Thursday.

Troopers say the truck was off the roadway, overturned and was loaded with frozen chickens.

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