A person is dead after an accident on I-20/59

I-20/59 Fatal Accident

[lin_video src=http://eplayer.clipsyndicate.com/embed/player.js?aspect_ratio=16×9&auto_next=1&auto_start=0&div_id=videoplayer-1368420642&height=480&page_count=5&pf_id=9624&show_title=1&va_id=4054460&width=640&windows=2 service=syndicaster width=640 height=480 div_id=videoplayer-1368420642 type=script]BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT)– A tragic day on the roadways in Birmingham on May 11th.

One person is dead after a truck overturned while exiting off of I-20/59 onto 20th Street Ensley. The accident happened just before 11:00 AM, and both the passenger and driver were ejected from the vehicle.

According to police a 14-year-old boy and his father were in the vehicle. The young boy died at the scene. His father was taken to a nearby hospital. Relatives at the scene say the pair was headed to church for a Mother’s Day celebration.

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