Coroner identifies skeletal remains found near Vulcan Trail

Coroner identifies skeletal remains found near Vulcan Trail
Police line (Source: WWNY)

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBRC) - The skeletal remains found in a wooded area adjacent to Vulcan Trail have been identified.

Jefferson County Coroner Bill Yates says the remains belong to 62-year-old Ted Dewitt Stephenson. Yates says all attempts to reach family have failed.

Ted Dewitt Stephenson
Ted Dewitt Stephenson (Source: Jefferson County Coroner's Office)

Officials say a person walking the trail on Red Mountain discovered the remains on March 24.

The cause of death remains undetermined.

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