Charles Eugene Pearce Killed, One Injured in Tractor-Trailer Fall from I-65 Ramp in Birmingham
Where: At the exchange of Interstate 65 and Interstate 59/20 in Birmingham, Alabama.
What Happened: A tractor-trailer crashed off the side of the ramp connecting two interstates and landed on the ground below.
- Tractor-trailer driver.
- One person, vehicle unknown.
- Charles Eugene Pearce Jr, 59, killed.
- Second individual, injured.
UPDATE: The deceased tractor-trailer driver has been identified as 59-year-old Gulf Shores, Alabama resident Charles Eugene Pearce Jr.
On or about Tuesday, October 6th, 2020, at or around 5:11 in the afternoon, one person was killed and another was injured when a tractor-trailer hauling cars crashed in Birmingham, Alabama.
Police representatives said that a tractor-trailer veered off the ramp connecting Interstate 65 and Interstate 59/20, and that one occupant was pronounced dead a short time after the crash. One other person was taken to the hospital with unknown injuries.
Authorities are still examining the details surrounding the crash.
Questions About Your Options After an Accident?
Claim your free, no obligation consultation with a qualified attorney from Grossman Law.Get Help Now