ST. CLAIR COUNTY, Ala. (WIAT) — A three-year-old child and his father have lost their lives after a crash that took place on Monday morning, according to Trooper Daniels with ALEA.
The wreck reportedly took place around 10:24 a.m. on U.S. Highway 231 near mile marker 230 between Ashville and Pell City. Michael Jerome Jones, 41, of Springville died at the scene of the crash and his son Deante was transported to St. Vincent’s-St. Clair hospital in an ambulance, where he also passed away.
The 2003 Ford Mustang that Jones was driving collided with a 2013 Toyota Tacoma being driven by Kevin Wayne Isbell, 36, of Ashville. Isbell was not injured in the crash.
A 12-year-old boy that rode as a passenger in the Mustang was also injured in the crash, according to troopers, and transported to the hospital for treatment. More information is expected to be released on his condition later in the day.
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