One person dead in early morning crash

One person dead in early morning crash
(Source: Awendaw-McClellanville Fire District)

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - Authorities have confirmed that one person died in a two vehicle crash Saturday morning on I-459.

Around 5:15 a.m. Saturday morning, troopers responded to a two vehicle accident on I-459. The accident involved a commercial tractor trailer and a Camaro.

Per authorities, the accident took place near mile-marker 19 on I-459. The Camaro was travelling south bound in the north bound lanes.

The Camaro struck the tractor trailer head on. The driver of the Camaro was killed in the accident.

The driver of the tractor trailer was not seriously injured, but was taken to Grandview Medical Center for treatment.

Update: Authorities have now identified the driver who died as Kendrick Lee Campbell, 31, from Tuscaloosa.

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