Police in Alabama recently released dashcam footage showing last year’s deadly crash that involved an 18-wheeler truck falling off an exit ramp.
According to AL.com, commercial truck driver Charles Pearce Jr., 59, was killed in Birmingham on October 6 when a silver sedan and a white Nissan Cube collided on the Interstate 65 and Interstate 59/20 interchange. Video footage showed the silver sedan crashing into Pearce’s car hauler tractor-trailer, resulting in the large truck falling off a ramp.
The unidentified driver of the white vehicle allegedly fled the scene. An investigation determined that the hit-and-run suspect caused October’s fatal multi-car wreck, AL.com reported.
Pearce’s widow has offered a $5,000 reward for information that leads to the identification of the driver who caused the crash that killed her husband. Crime Stoppers is matching her offer, according to AL.com.
Anyone with information about the deadly October 6 crash is asked to call Birmingham police at 205-254-6555 or Crime Stoppers at 205-254-7777.
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[Featured image: Birmingham Police Department]