One person killed in multi-vehicle wreck on Highway 72 in Bridgeport

Alabama State Troopers confirm one person was killed in the wreck.

Posted: Jun 29, 2020 2:32 PM
Updated: Jun 29, 2020 3:46 PM

UPDATE: Alabama State Troopers confirm one person was killed in the wreck.

FROM EARLIER:

The Jackson County Emergency Management Agency says eastbound lanes are closed Monday afternoon on Highway 72 at County Road 69 in Bridgeport due to a major wreck.

Authorities are directing eastbound traffic into the westbound lanes, as of 2:18 p.m.

Stevenson police are at the scene investigating. Alabama State Troopers say they’re told it involves multiple vehicles and a possible fatality. A trooper is at the scene to assist.

Drivers are urged to avoid the area if possible. You can find live WAAY 31 traffic alerts here.

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