From The Tribune staff reports
BIRMINGHAM — The Jefferson County Coroner’s Office identified a man killed in a crash with a U.S. Postal Service truck.
Sylvester Simpson Thomas, 29, of Birmingham, was killed on Saturday, Aug. 15, 2020.
The crash happened on Carraway Boulevard at 1st Avenue North, at 3:53 a.m. Thomas was pronounced dead on the scene at 4:09 a.m. Coroner Bill Yates said the vehicle Thomas was driving struck a large U.S. Postal Service truck.
The Birmingham Police Department is investigating the cause of the crash.