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Birmingham, AL - Accident News and Resources including car, bicycle, motorcycle and truck accidents and much more.

Birmingham - Alabama's largest city

Known as the "Magic City," Birmingham has a population of 212,113 making it the largest in the state of Alabama. It's served by several major roadways including:

For up-to-date road information, go to the Alabama DOT site. And to find out about current weather conditions, visit AccuWeather.

Links to recent accidents in the Birmingham area

Information relating to the most recent accidents in Birmingham:

If you're in search of a particular accident, click on the link above to view only the type of accident you are seeking.

If someone you know has been injured in an accident, here are the major Birmingham area hospitals:

Birmingham grief support information for accident victims

When a loved one is killed in an accident, it's often helpful for grieving family and friends to seek help from a Birmingham Grief Therapist or speak with a grief support organization

Where to find legal assistance after a Birmingham injury accident

After a serious crash, it is crucial to get help from a Birmingham personal injury attorney who understands the local regulations and legal standards, who knows how insurance policies work, and who can handle all aspects of an insurance claim so the injured person can focus on recovery. If someone is killed in a collision, a Birmingham wrongful death attorney will launch a claim that will begin the process of financial recovery for the family members left behind. Learn more here about what a Birmingham injury attorney can do to help.

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Legal Resources

Birmingham, AL

Why you need a lawyer for 18-wheeler wrecks in AL & MS

Your average truck driver is unlikely to be able to pay a large personal injury judgment or settlement. If your damages exceed the value of his liability insurance policy, you could be out of luck unless you find someone richer to sue. A good lawyer will be able to scour the facts of your case to find other potential defendants.

Most recent accident reports

The crash happened not far from Mallard's home. Authorities belive inexperience may have played a part in the accident. 
Date: 
Monday, September 8, 2014
Roadway: 
Cruce Road
Police say there were two adults and three children in the minivan; all of them were transported to the hospital. The driver of the other vehicle was also injured and also taken to the hospital.
Date: 
Sunday, September 7, 2014
Roadway: 
I-20/49
A pickup truck was traveling north on Center Point Road when it crossed into the south bound lanes and struck a tanker truck that was pulling out of a lot. The woman who died was a passenger in the pickup truck, and her identity is not yet released.
Date: 
Friday, September 5, 2014
According to authorities, 53-year-old William Crowe was killed when the motorcycle he was driving left the road.
Date: 
Tuesday, September 2, 2014
Alabama State Troopers say two people were killed in a single-vehicle crash in Cherokee County. According to investigators, neither victim was wearing a seat belt.
Date: 
Friday, August 29, 2014
Roadway: 
U.S. 278
Type: Car Accident
Topics: 
Rollover
Nineteen-year-old Trevelyn Campbell was a talented artist who had big dreams. Her Facebook shows some of her artistic flair. Outside her family's home, people who knew and loved Trevelyn came to offer some consolation to her parents.
Date: 
Friday, August 22, 2014
Type: Car Accident
Investigators have identified the two men killed in a helicopter crash in northern Tuscaloosa County Tuesday morning as a 63-year-old Alabama Power employee and a pilot from Georgia, 51. Sgt.
Date: 
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Roadway: 
Blue Creek Road
Douglas Dewayne Chandler dies when his motorcycle collided with a passenger vehicle on Alabama State Route 77 at the 59 mile marker, inside the Waldo city limits.
Date: 
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
City: 
Waldo, AL
Two people were killed and another seriously injured in a head-on collision Monday night east of Jasper, according to Alabama State Troopers.
Date: 
Monday, August 18, 2014
Roadway: 
Alabama 69
City: 
Jasper, AL
Type: Car Accident
Topics: 
Head-on
A 16-year-old St. Clair County teen died Monday after a single-vehicle crash.
Date: 
Monday, August 18, 2014
Type: Car Accident
A Shelby County woman died after being involved in a wreck Monday. The Alabama State Troopers report Holly Hutchison, 32, died from injuries she received in a two-vehicle crash. The collision happened at 11:45 a.m.
Date: 
Monday, August 18, 2014
Roadway: 
Highway 57
Type: Car Accident
A two-car crash on Highway 69 near Jasper claimed two lives on Monday night. Alabama State Troopers say 34-year-old Jeremy Philips of Cordova died when the truck he was driving collided head on with another truck around 9:15 p.m.
Date: 
Monday, August 18, 2014
Roadway: 
Highway 69
City: 
Jasper, AL
Type: Car Accident
An elderly Chelsea woman was killed Saturday in a two-vehicle crash in Shelby County. Alabama State Troopers tonight identified the woman as 85-year-old Margaret Pate. Pate was a passenger in a vehicle that collided with another, troopers said.
Date: 
Sunday, August 17, 2014
Roadway: 
U.S. 280
Type: Car Accident
Authorities have identified a man killed earlier today in a collision with an 18-wheeler on Interstate 65 near Warrior. The Jefferson County Coroner's Office identified the victim as Michael Wayne Marsh, 47. Marsh was from Hayden.
Date: 
Friday, August 15, 2014
Roadway: 
Interstate 65