Tractor Trailer Accident Shuts Down Part of Interstate

Traffic moved slowly along Interstate 65 South in Chilton County Monday night.  A two vehicle crash shut down part of the interstate at the 220 mile marker near Jemison.  Troopers tell WSFA 12 News a tractor trailer carrying frozen catfish and a truck hauling an R. V. camper crashed in the southbound lanes Monday evening.

The driver of the tractor trailer was hurt and taken to Shelby Baptist Hospital.  As of result of the crash, the catfish spilled all over the road.  The Health Department condemned it.  At last check, it was still being picked up by hand.