Mobile crash kills motorcyclist, shuts down tunnel
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — Police in Mobile are investigating a crash involving eight vehicles that killed a motorcyclist.
WKRG-TV reports (http://bit.ly/U9KmhO ) the late-night crash shut down the George Wallace tunnel for more than seven hours.
Police say the pileup involved a motorcycle, five dump trucks, a sport-utility vehicle and a pickup truck. A hazardous materials crew had to be called in to clean up fuel spilled in the crash.
The wreck closed the tunnel from 12:15 a.m. to about 7:50 a.m. Saturday.
Police have not released the name of the motorcyclist who was killed.
Information from: WKRG-TV, http://www.wkrg.com/