Man dies in weather-related accident on I-20/59

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT)-  A man is dead after a three-car accident on I-20/59 during the height of last night’s storms that moved through Birmingham.

The accident happened around 11:30 p.m. on southbound I-20/59 between Arkadelphia Road and 20th Street in Ensley.  A car driven by the deceased ran into the back of another vehicle, then turned sideways.  A third car them slammed into the side of the man’s car.  The victim has been identified as being in his early 60’s, but his name had not been released.

Three other people were also injured in the crash, but none of the injuries appear to be life-threatening.   Police say weather was a factor in the accident.

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