The Shelby County Sheriff's Office says they have shut down Highway 280 eastbound near the Talladega County line due to an overturned log truck.
Deputies responded to the scene around 7:30 a.m. on Wednesday. The truck overturned just before the Coosa River Bridge near Klein Road, outside of Childersburg. All eastbound lanes are closed and debris is partially blocking the west bound lanes.
The victim is being treated by first responders. There is no additional information on injuries.
Drivers are encouraged to move slowly in the area and watch for safety personnel in the roadway.
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