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22-year-old man killed in Blount County crash
Christian Alexandre Sellers, 22, was seriously injured when the 2002 Ford Taurus he was driving crossed the center line and collided with a 1994 GMC pickup. Sellers was transported to UAB where he later died.
1 woman dead, 2 shot in Sumiton
SUMITON, Ala. (WIAT) -- A woman is dead after an apparent shooting in Sumiton Tuesday afternoon.Sumiton Police Chief Burnett reports a woman was shot to death and two others men were also found with gunshot wounds. This happened around 2:30 p.m. on Earley Street.This is a developing story, check bac
Police make arrest in Birmingham murder investigation
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) -- UPDATE: The victim has been identified as 22-year-old Kerry McClure and as of 1 a.m. Oct.15, 2018, he has died from his injuries.
Man, woman who's bodies found under I-22 overpass ruled murder-suicide
On Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018, a person traveling on Sharon Boulevard stopped to check on a 2016 Dodge truck parked under the I-22 overpass located at Exit 78 and discovered what appeared to be two dead people inside of the vehicle, special agent Adam Buchanan reports.
Parents file discrimination lawsuit against private catholic school in Hoover
The complaint said Kenya Marshall, the 13 year old’s mother, first reported the incident on October 3, 2018. Mrs. Marshall also noted that she had previously reported similar incidents to the school administration and no action was taken. She posted the video to her personal Facebook account and the
Woman killed on Highway 280 Tuesday morning
Raycom Media/fileBIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - The Shelby County Coroner’s office confirms a pedestrian was hit and killed on Highway 280 in front of Best Buy Tuesday morning.Lina Evans with the coroner’s office says she can’t release the victim’s name at this time because her family hasn’t been notified
Woman struck, killed while walking across U.S. 280
A 41-year-old woman was killed Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018 while she was walking across U.S. 280. (Google Maps)
Authorities looking for Pell City woman
ST CLAIR COUNTY — Sam Bagwell, 37, is wanted in St. Clair County on a felony warrant charging her with receiving stolen property in the first degree. The subject is described as being 5-foot-2, and weighing 135 pounds, with blonde hair and brown eyes. The subject is a white female.
Jury awards $10 million to family of Birmingham mother killed in 2014 hit-and-run
The driver of the Grand Prix began driving erratically, around 60 mph, the witness told investigators. The man drove around the witness's car and up onto a curb, hitting McCall.
‘Redneck Housewives of Alabama’ to screen pilot episode in Huntsville; watch the trailer here
Eight women star in "Redneck Housewives of Alabama," a reality series created by a Huntsville company, Helen Evans LLC. From left are Phyllis Neighbors, Kelly Wilson, Emily Smotherman, Beth Hurt, Amanda Keller, Yolanda Banks, Rhonda Randolph and Leah Seawright. (Redneck Housewives of Alabama Faceboo
Birmingham police investigate pedestrian fatality on highway 280
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) -- Birmingham police are investigating a pedestrian fatality that occurred at 12:45 a.m. this morning. According to Birmingham Police Department Lt. Majors, a 41- year-old female was struck and killed on U.S Highway 289 near Cahaba circle and had no identification on her at t
Birmingham man drops kids off at an apartment, gets shot, dies several hours later
BIRMINGHAM – Just after 6:30 p.m. on Sunday, in the 200 block of 9thCourt North, Kerry McClure was shot. After police arrived on the scene he was transported to UAB where he succumbed to his injuries around 1 a.m. on Monday, according toCarol Robinson of Al.com.
Birmingham school bus rear ended in accident, four children were aboard
The school bus was on 31stStreet and 12thAvenue North, in Birmingham, when it was rear ended by another car.
Virginia woman killed in wreck near Hanceville
Troopers identified the victim as Anne Therese Karaffa, 57, and said she was killed when the 2009 Honda CRV she was driving collided with a 2018 Jeep Wrangler.
What is Birmingham’s best nightlife destination?
If you are planning to meet friends for drinks on a Friday night, where do you head? Five Points South? Avondale? Lakeview? What Birmingham neighborhood or entertainment district has the right mix of restaurants, bars and venues that you are looking for?
Sunday evening shooting victim identified
The investigation indicates that McClure was at the location to drop off his children. At some point he began arguing with the suspect, who is only described as a black male. The suspect then got into his vehicle, started driving off and fired multiple shots at the victim.
Man Shot And Killed At Birmingham Grocery Store
BIRMINGHAM, AL - Adding to the frighteningly high homicide total for Birmingham in 2018, a 37-year-old husband and father was shot to death Sunday morning outside M & N Groceries at the corner of 24th Street and Pearson Avenue.
Auburn’s Director of Athletics on Malzahn: “My job is to support him”
BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - Is Auburn football coach Gus Malzahn on the hot seat? After Saturday’s loss to Tennessee, many Auburn fans are less than thrilled with their head coach.
Shooting in East Lake area leaves one with life-threatening injuries, no suspect in custody
From The Trussville Tribune staff reportsBIRMINGHAM – Birmingham police are investigating a shooting in the Eastlake community that occurred the evening of Sunday, October 14.According toWBRC6, a man was shot three times and has suffered life-threatening injuries.Around 4:50 p.m. the victim driving
Man sentenced to life in prison for killing girlfriend, shooting kids in 2016
Sedrick Letzie Norris, 39, was convicted after atrial inAugust on two counts of capital murder--the charges made capital because the victim had a protection order against Norris and because the crime was committed during the course of a burglary--and four counts of attempted murder for a 2016 shooti