Major Accident at County Line Road and Palmer Road in Madison Leaves One Person in Critical Condition
By Huntsville Madison County Rescue Squad
September 7, 2022

A catastrophic accident between a concrete truck and another vehicle occurred on Wednesday at the intersection of County Line Road and Palmer Road in Madison. The collision resulted in one person being hospitalized in critical condition, as confirmed by Huntsville Emergency Medical Services, Inc. (HEMS).

The incident took place on Wednesday, and was reported to HEMS shortly after the accident occurred. Emergency responders, including HEMS personnel, rushed to the scene to provide immediate medical attention to the injured individual. The injured person, whose identity is being withheld at this time, was promptly transported to Huntsville Hospital, where they are currently receiving critical medical care.

The accident has raised concerns about the safety of the intersection at County Line Road and Palmer Road, and local authorities are urged to assess the circumstances that led to this severe collision.

Huntsville Emergency Medical Services, Inc., issued the following statement regarding the incident: "Our highly trained team responded swiftly to the accident scene at the intersection of County Line Road and Palmer Road in Madison. Our top priority was to provide immediate medical care to the injured individual, who is now receiving critical care at Huntsville Hospital. Our thoughts and prayers are with the injured person and their family during this difficult time."

Local law enforcement agencies are actively investigating the incident to determine the cause and any contributing factors that led to this tragic accident. At this time, it remains unclear whether any charges will be filed.

The accident temporarily disrupted traffic flow in the vicinity, with authorities working diligently to clear the scene and restore normal traffic patterns. Motorists are advised to exercise caution and seek alternative routes while investigations and cleanup operations continue.

Witnesses to the accident are encouraged to come forward and share any information that may assist in the ongoing investigation.