Two Fatalities on I-20/59 Northbound Near Exit 97
According to James Spann of ABC 33/40, there were two confirmed fatalities in an auto accident on I-20/59 near exit 97. Alabama highway 11 crosses over the interstate there and that’s the exit for West Blockton and Centreville.
Two fatalities confirmed in the wreck on I-59/20 NB at mile marker 97 twitter.com/spann/status/3…
— James Spann (@spann) April 26, 2013
There were multiple tweets from people stopped on the interstate. People were getting out of their cars to ask each other about the situation.
— Joe Gaudet (@jgaudet55) April 26, 2013
We’ve received two first-hand accounts from the site of the accident. One person, who was an EMT for five years, told he’s never seen a car torn up as bad as this one was. The other told us that there were passengers slung from the vehicle.
We will update this with more information as we get it.