Police, fire, HEMSI respond to wreck on US 72 near Shields Road

There is a heavy emergency response because of a wreck on US 72 in eastern Huntsville.

Posted: Nov. 9, 2017 5:46 PM
Updated: Nov. 9, 2017 5:46 PM

Huntsville police have blocked one westbound lane as a result of a wreck on US 72 near Shields Road.

There are unknown unjuries at this time, but emergency responders consider this a "bad" wreck.

Traffic has slowed down as a result of the wreck.

US 72 East is a heavily traveled corridor during afternoon rush hour.

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