One man dead after Bessemer car crash

One man dead after Bessemer car crash
(Source: WAFB)

BESSEMER, Ala. (WBRC) - A man was pronounced dead at the scene Sunday after a car crashed into a tree off of Alliance Rd in Bessemer.

Jefferson County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the 1200 block of Alliance Rd Sunday afternoon to investigate a traffic accident.

They found a vehicle that had traveled about 160 feet off the road crashed into a tree with a man and a woman inside. The man was pronounced dead, while the woman was transported to the hospital with minor injuries.

Investigators say they believe the man suffered a medical emergency when the vehicle ran off the road.

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