Fatal accident

Victim Identified in Fatal Accident Near Maxwell AFB

Fatal accident involving an 18-wheeler near Maxwell Blvd/Source: Alabama News Network Montgomery police have identified the victim killed in Monday’s fatal accident near Maxwell Air Force Base. The accident happened around 1:30PM in the 2600 block of Birmingham Highway. Police and fire responded to the area in reference to a two-vehicle accident involving an 18-wheeler. The driver of a 1998…

MPD Investigating Fatal Accident Near Maxwell AFB

Fatal accident involving an 18-wheeler near Maxwell Blvd/Source: Alabama News Network Montgomery police are investigating a fatal accident near Maxwell Air Force Base. The accident happened around 1:30PM in the 2600 block of Birmingham Highway. Police and fire responded to the area in reference to a two-vehicle accident involving an 18-wheeler. The driver of the other vehicle, an unidentified adult…

Second Woman Dies From Crash on September 9 in Autauga County

State troopers say that a second woman has died in a fatal accident occurred in early September. Troopers say the two-vehicle crash happened just after 5:00AM on Thursday, September 9 on U.S. 82 near mile marker 135 in Autauga County. 50-year-old Petra Altenhofen, of Montgomery, was driving a 2004 Ford Explorer when she crossed the center line, colliding head-on with…

Victim Identified in East Montgomery Fatal Accident

Montgomery police have identified the victim in Monday’s fatal accident in East Montgomery. MPD spokesperson Capt. Saba Coleman said the victim, 71-year-old Adrianna Giles, of Shorter, was a passenger in one of the vehicles. The two-vehicle accident happened around 1:00PM Monday in the area of Chantilly Parkway and I-85NB. The driver of the vehicle that Giles was in had non-life…

Man Killed in Head-On Crash on Highway in Hoover

HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — A 27-year-old man was killed in a head-on crash on an Alabama highway. Sergio Romero-Cruz of Birmingham died in the collision Saturday night. Alabama State Trooper Justin O’Neal said the wreck happened on Alabama 119 in Shelby County, a few miles (kilometers) southeast of Hoover. Authorities said that Romero-Cruz was driving a car that crossed the…

Pedestrian Struck and Killed by Train in Decatur

DECATUR, Ala. (AP) — Police in Decatur say a pedestrian has been struck and killed by a train. The crash happened Tuesday evening at an overpass at Beltline Road near Veterans Drive. The male victim was struck under the overpass, police spokeswoman Irene Cardenas-Martinez said. His name has not been released. Police were investigating the incident throughout the night on…