State trooper vehicle hit after responding to crash in Macon County

State trooper vehicle hit after responding to crash in Macon County
A damaged Alabama State Trooper vehicle sits along I-85 Southbound in Macon County after being struck by a passing vehicle. (Source: Macon County EMA)

MACON COUNTY, Ala. (WSFA) - The scene of two crashes on I-85 southbound in Macon County is clear.

According to Macon County EMA Director Frank Lee, the crashes were near mile marker 42, the Wire Road exit. An Alabama State Trooper responded to the first crash, which involved a tractor-trailer, and the trooper’s vehicle was hit by another tractor-trailer, resulting in a second crash.

There were no injuries in either crash, but Lee said the trooper’s vehicle was totaled.

An Alabama State Trooper vehicle was struck by a vehicle on I-85 in Macon County. The trooper was not in the vehicle and was not injured.
An Alabama State Trooper vehicle was struck by a vehicle on I-85 in Macon County. The trooper was not in the vehicle and was not injured. (Source: ALEA)

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