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June 14, 2013

BREAKING: Wreck closes Alabama 53 near Ardmore

ARDMORE — Alabama 53 south of Pinedale Road has just been shut down due to a traffic accident.

The road was closed just after 5 p.m. Friday, after a wreck occurred about 4:50 p.m. southeast of Ardmore on 53 by Pinedale Road.

Emergency responders were on the scene and treating one victim. One responder reported major damage to the driver's door.

A MedFlight helicopter has been called to the scene.

Check back here for more on the wreck and the name and condition of the victim.


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