Two people, including an infant, died as a result of a car crash in St. Clair County that also left six injured.
Carlos Lopez-Cortes, a 27-year-old man from Fort Payne, was killed in the wreck. A two-month-old child from Fort Payne was taken to Children's Hospital and later died as a result from her injuries, according to state troopers. The infant's name has not been released, due to her age.
Troopers say the wreck happened at 12:50 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 6 on I-59 about five miles north of Springville.
A 28-year-old woman and 47-year-old woman were injured in the wreck and taken to UAB Hospital for treatment. Four children ages 12, 8, 6 and 3 were also injured and transported to Children's of Alabama hospital. There is no update on their conditions.
All of the people involved in the wreck were from Fort Payne and were traveling in a 1995 GMC Suburban at the time of the crash.
Tuesday, May 21 2013 11:23 PM EDT2013-05-22 03:23:18 GMT
Birmingham Police are investigating a shooting in Ensley.The incident happened in the 1600 block of Avenue T. Officers responded to a call around 7 p.m. Tuesdsay of a man lying in the street after beingMore >>
Birmingham Police are investigating a shooting in Ensley.More >>
Tuesday, May 21 2013 5:43 PM EDT2013-05-21 21:43:30 GMT
The FBI confirms eight arrests in a large-scale narcotics trafficking investigation.Agents allege that the men involved in the trafficking ring brought about $5 million worth of heroin and cocaine to theMore >>
The FBI confirms eight arrests and 10 people charged in a large-scale narcotics trafficking investigation.More >>
Friday, May 17 2013 7:16 PM EDT2013-05-17 23:16:53 GMT
One person has died in a crash near Harrisonville, MO, Thursday evening. The crash happened on Missouri Highway 7 and Walker Road. It involved a car and a tractor-trailer. Harrisonville is in Cass County.More >>
Savannah Nash celebrated her 16th birthday last week. She died Thursday when her car slammed into a semi while she was texting during her first time driving by herself.More >>
Tuesday, May 21 2013 11:30 PM EDT2013-05-22 03:30:38 GMT
Investigators say a pedestrian was killed in a hit and run in Northport Monday night. The victim was male, but his identity has not yet been released. Authorities say he was on Highway 82 westbound, justMore >>
Tuscaloosa County investigators have arrested a suspect in a deadly hit and run in Northport from Monday night.More >>
1720 Valley View Drive
Birmingham, AL 35209