Roads closed Thursday in central AL after winds knock down trees, power lines


This list is being updated as more reports come into our newsroom. You can also follow Real Time Traffic 42’s Rachel Lundberg on Twitter for live updates on social media, and download the free CBS 42 app to receive road closure and reopening push alerts. 

ROAD BLOCKED: The 900 block of Shades Crest Road has a tree and power line down. One lane is open.

ROAD BLOCKED:20th Street at Richard Arrington Jr has a tree down blocking access to get to southside Birmingham.

ROAD BLOCKED: The 400 block of Park Ave. in Hoover is blocked by a downed tree on power lines.

ROAD CLOSED: Grants Mill Rd is closed between Rex Lake Rd and Highway 119.

UPDATE: CLEARED ROAD CLOSED: Richard Arrington Blvd is closed eastbound and westbound between Vulcan Rd. and 21st Ave S. due to a downed tree.

ROAD BLOCKED: A tree is blocking old Leeds Rd. eastbound and westbound between Belmont Rd and Grants Mill Rd.

ROAD CLOSED: Highway 52E at Rolling Mill St. will be shut down due to tree across the roadway and power lines down.

ROAD CLOSED: Indian Valley Rd at Pawnee Village Rd is closed due to a tree blocking the roadway.

ROAD CLOSED: Hwy 52 at Plantation South will be temporarily closed due to a tree and power lines down. Alabama power is en route.

ROAD CLOSED: A tree is down on a car at Graymont Ave between Arkadelphia & 7th St.

ROAD BLOCKED: Airport Rd at 91st St. N is blocked by a tree down.

ROAD CLOSED: Messer Airport Hwy is closed at Aviation Ave. A car hit a power pole.

WIAT will continue to add traffic updates throughout the morning.

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