Hwy 82 clear after logging truck wrecks in Northport

Hwy 82 clear after logging truck wrecks in Northport

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A logging truck wrecked on McFarland Blvd. in Northport Monday morning, creating traffic delays in both directions. Source: Terri Brewer/WBRC A logging truck wrecked on McFarland Blvd. in Northport Monday morning, creating traffic delays in both directions. Source: Terri Brewer/WBRC
NORTHPORT, AL (WBRC) -

Traffic is moving normally again at Northport intersection where a logging truck wrecked this morning.

The wreck happened Monday around 6:30 a.m. at an intersection of Highway 43 and 82 in front of Northport City Hall.

Northport Fire Department officials say the truck was turning left off of Highway 43, headed eastbound on McFarland Blvd., when its load shifted and the truck overturned.

No other vehicles were involved in the wreck and no one was injured.

Traffic in both directions of McFarland Blvd. was impacted for about three hours while the logs were cleared from the road.

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