PRICHARD, Ala. (WALA) – According to police, two people are dead after an accident that happened Tuesday, August 12 at I-65 southbound near Prichard.
Investigators say the victims, one male and one female, were on a motorcycle when they slammed into a guardrail on an interstate overpass and were thrown onto the interstate below. Police said speed and weather may have been a factor.
Mobile Police Department Traffic Homicide Investigators gathered evidence to figure out the cause of the accident.
The interstate opened back up a few hours later.
Police have released no further details at the moment.