Jackson County Accident

Four people remain hospitalized after a van accident on Interstate 10 in Jackson County.

It tied up traffic in the eastbound lanes for more than two hours Thursday afternoon.

The driver of a van reportedly fell asleep at the wheel and ran off the road.

The van rolled several times before resting on the shoulder of the highway near the Cottondale exit.

One person was ejected and thrown to the pavement, while three others were pinned inside.

The most seriously injured were transported by helicopter to a trauma center in Dothan.

The names and conditions of the victims have not been released at this time.