3 killed in separate car wrecks Monday in Birmingham

3 killed in separate car wrecks Monday in Birmingham
(Source: WVUE)

JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ala. (WBRC) - The Jefferson County Coroner’s Office reports three people were killed in separate car wrecks Monday.

Joshua Alexander Plourde, 25, was killed in a single-vehicle accident on 1st Avenue South in Birmingham around 7:30 a.m.

Denzel Lorenzo Billups, 30, died just after 3 p.m. after his motorcycle was involved in a two-vehicle wreck on Pearson Avenue at 17th Place SW.

Malera Shanell Staples, 24, was killed in a single-vehicle accident on I-59 South at mile marker 123. The accident happened around 10:45 p.m.

Police are investigating the cause of all three wrecks.

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