BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — UPDATE: One person was transported to UAB with life-threatening injuries. The impact of the crash was so hard that it knocked both cars about 50 yards down the road from the intersection.
Highway 11 is no open in both directions.
ORIGINAL: According to the Birmingham Police Department, one person has died after an accident on 7701 1st Avenue North at Oporto Madrid Boulvard.
Highway 11 is currently closed north and southbound.
We will update you with more information as we receive it.