18-wheeler jackknifes on I-20/59 near Airport Blvd.

18-wheeler jackknifes on I-20/59 near Airport Blvd.

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An 18-wheeler jack-knifed on I-20/59 westbound where I-20 and I-59 intersect near the Airport Blvd. exit. Source: Christy Hutchings An 18-wheeler jack-knifed on I-20/59 westbound where I-20 and I-59 intersect near the Airport Blvd. exit. Source: Christy Hutchings
BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) -

An 18-wheeler has jackknifed on I-20/59 West near the Airport Blvd. exit, blocking all lanes of traffic headed into Birmingham.

The wreck happened around noon on Thursday, July 4 in a spot commonly called "Dead Man's Curve" due to the large number of accidents that happen there.

There is no word yet on any injuries from the wreck or how many vehicles are involved.

Birmingham police and fire departments are on the scene.

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