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Lane closed on I-59 due to fatal accident

DEKALB COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) – A lane on I-59 in Dekalb County was closed due to a fatal crash on Saturday.

ALEA spokesman Jeremy Burkett said the accident happened when a commercial truck veered off the road, crashed and was engulfed in flames. There is a death.

According to a Facebook post from the Dekalb County Emergency Management Agency (EMA), the northbound lane of I-59 at Mile 215 is closed. They don’t know when it will reopen.


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