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General W.K. Wilson Bridge (Dolly Parton Bridge) reopens after fiery accident
An update about the portion of Interstate-65 that was shut down because of a deadly accident last week.
One lane of the Interstate-65 northbound side of the General W.K. Wilson Bridge, commonly known as the Dolly Parton Bridge, has been reopened.
The Alabama Department of Transportation says the speed limit is reduced to 45 miles per hour with increased law enforcement patrols to ensure the safety.
Two semi-trucks crashed and caught fire on the bridge last Thursday.
At least one person was killed.
The heat from the fire damaged the bridge and closed it down for several days.