Police have closed the Rice Mine Loop on Thursday morning following a fatal three-car accident directly under Finnell Bridge.

Authorities haven't released details about the accident, but they have confirmed that there was one fatality.

Here is the statement on the accident:

Police are still investigating the scene of the accident.

We'll have more details when they are provided.

UPDATE: The road has been reopened.

UPDATED: The Tuscaloosa Police Department released a statement via Facebook.