MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) - A wreck on Interstate 65 is slowing traffic this evening after an 18-wheeler driver suffers an apparent heart attack and dies.
The accident happened on the Herron Street service road. The driver drove down the embankment and hit a pick-up truck that was traveling northbound on I-65.
Both vehicles ended up on the southbound side on the interestate under the Clay Street overpass.
According to police, the driver of the pick-up truck was taken to a local hospital suffering from minor injuries.
Montgomery Police Department Spokesman Lt. Keith Barnett says the accident could have been much worse.