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UPDATE: Man, 73, killed in crash off I-459 exit ramp in Hoover

The Jefferson County Coroner’s Office has identified the man as Cortland Richard Dusseau of...
The Jefferson County Coroner’s Office has identified the man as Cortland Richard Dusseau of Maylene. He was 73.(Associated Press)
Published: Jul. 31, 2021 at 3:42 PM CDT
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HOOVER, Ala. (WBRC) - A Shelby County man was killed in a single vehicle crash on I-459 near the Galleria flyover Saturday afternoon.

The Jefferson County Coroner’s Office has identified the man as Cortland Richard Dusseau of Maylene. He was 73.

Hoover police were called to the scene around 12:15p.m. after Dusseau’s car was spotted in the woods near the exit ramp. Upon arrival officers located a silver sedan with the Dusseau inside.

It was determined that Dusseau was traveling north on I-459 and attempted to make an exit onto Montgomery Highway when his car left the road and hit a fence.

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