Car crash leaves one woman dead

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - A car crash in Dora Friday left one woman dead and two more hurt.

The Jefferson County Sheriff's Department said two cars collided head-on Friday afternoon in the 1400 block of Corner Road. A witness told authorities one car crossed the road into the lane of the other vehicle. The driver of the vehicle which crossed the road told deputies he was having steering problems.

A 70-year-old female passenger in the other car died at the scene. Her 39-year-old daughter, who was driving, was transported to the hospital for treatment, as was the driver of the other car.  Authorities said their injuries were not life-threatening.  The accident was still under investigation.