Jefferson Jones, Susan Jones Killed in Multi-Vehicle Accident on Interstate 459 in Jefferson County, AL
UPDATE (August 18, 2023): Additional details released by authorities identified the two people killed in the crash as 63-year-old Jefferson Jones and 58-year-old Susan Jones. The circumstances leading up to the crash are still under investigation.
Jefferson County, AL — August 15, 2023, two people were killed in a three-vehicle crash on Interstate 459 near Route 290 in Jefferson County, AL.
Authorities indicate that on August 15, a fatal crash occurred when two vehicles and a street sweeper collided on Interstate 459 for unknown reasons. According to reports, the crash happened at approximately 8:00 at night in Jefferson County.
As investigators determine what caused the collision, few details are available. Officials confirmed that two people, whose names have yet to be released, suffered fatal injuries in the crash. Sources say multiple people were pulled from the wreckage, but how many were injured is unclear.
No further information is currently available. The investigation is ongoing.