MOBILE, AL (WKRG) — Police are on the scene of a fatal accident on Interstate 10 eastbound in Mobile.
Mobile Police confirm to News 5 that one person is dead in the wreck, which occurred near the crossover with Interstate 65 in Mobile. The identity of the victim is not being released until next of kin is notified.
The crash was first spotted on traffic cameras shortly after 9:30 Wednesday morning with an overturned vehicle laying in the highway near Rangeline Road. Emergency crews were seen covering a body with a tarp.
At this time, it is uncertain how many vehicles were involved in the crash, or what might have been the cause.
TRAFFIC ALERT: Debris is littered across the roadway. Police are diverting I-10 eastbound traffic northbound on I-65.
The cause of the crash is under investigation.