From The Tribune staff reports
BIRMINGHAM – A head-on collision between a motorcycle and another vehicle on Saturday has resulted in one fatality.
The crash occurred on Highway 119 at Grants Mill Road in Birmingham at 10:47 a.m., according to a report from the Jefferson County Coroner’s Office.
Chief Deputy Coroner Bill Yates has identified the victim as 65-year-old David L. Cockerham, who was pronounced dead at Grandview Medical Center shortly before noon on Saturday. Cockerham was a resident of Sterrett, Ala.
Cockerham, according to the coroner’s report, was the lone occupant of the motorcycle involved in Saturday’s accident. The cause and circumstances surrounding the wreck are being investigated by the Birmingham Police Department.