DEVELOPING STORY: Multiple people were shot on Interstate 59 in Birmingham, Alabama, according to the Birmingham Police Dept. The entire interstate has been shut down causing massive backups and delays during rush hour. Eyewitnesses said masked men were firing into occupied vehicles on the interstate, the Birmingham News reports. The entire interstate has been cordoned off as a crime scene.
#BREAKING: This is the backup on Arkadelphia Road near I-59/20 as the interstate stays at a standstill at this hour. @BhamPolice say multiple people were shot at the 20th Street Ensley Exit.— Gladys Bautista WVTM 13 🏁 (@GladysMBautista) November 10, 2023
We’re working now to learn more from police on how many victims there are @WVTM13 pic.twitter.com/MyXxmi184A
INTERSTATE SHUTDOWN on I-20/59 SB at Bush Blvd due to a CRASH. Take Exit 123: Arkadelphia Rd and turn left. Then turn right onto 3rd Ave W and then another left onto Ensley 5 Points W to get back on I-20/59 SB. #wbrctraffic pic.twitter.com/Z5qsNR2Gh2— WBRC FOX6 Traffic (@WBRCtraffic) November 10, 2023