Motorist, passenger killed in wreck near Pinson identified
From The Trussville Tribune staff reports
Jefferson County Coroner Chief Deputy Bill Yates today identified the man and woman killed Wednesday in a single-vehicle accident near Pinson at the intersection of Alabama Highway 79 and Bradford Road.
Both were pronounced dead on Wednesday at 2:05 p.mRoberts and Gills were the only occupants of the vehicle.
According to the sheriff’s department, the car was traveling south on Alabama Highway 79 when the driver apparently lost control.
The car left the road and struck a rocky outcrop before hitting a tree near the intersection just north of Pinson.