Authorities work wreck near Karl’s One Stop
Authorities in Clanton worked a two-vehicle wreck near Karl’s One Stop Shop in Clanton Friday morning.
Clanton Fire Chief David Driver said there were five injuries—one critical and four “moderate.”
There were three individuals in one vehicle and two in the second vehicle, Driver said.
The wreck occurred shortly after 11:30 a.m.
Both lanes of traffic were closed on Highway 31 as emergency personnel worked the scene.
Four victims were transported by ambulance to Shelby Baptist Medical Center, and the fifth victim was transported by emergency helicopter.
A landing zone was set up at Price Drive in Clanton.
No further information was available about the cause of the wreck or the victims’ conditions.