18 Wheeler Accident Near Blanche, AL

Reports of a single-vehicle accident involving an 18-wheeler, taking place on Highway 35 north of Blanche at around 6:55am Tuesday.

According to reports the big rig slid off the roadway – causing one lane of traffic to be  blocked.  The mishap occurred about half-way up the mountain prior to reaching the bridge.  It appears the driver was unhurt.

Area firefighters and Alabama State Troopers responded to the scene.

That accident remains under investigation.

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