From The Tribune staff reports
BIRMINGHAM — A 68-year-old man has died after an attack at a gas station in Birmingham.
Carlester Blue sustained blunt force injuries during a reported assault at 3:14 a.m. Tuesday at the Cherry Ave. Citgo, according to the Jefferson County Coroner’s Office. He was transported by ambulance to UAB Hospital where he was pronounced dead at 12:45 p.m. Tuesday.
Blue will undergo an autopsy today to determine the cause and manner of death, and to determine if the injuries sustained in the assault contributed to his death.
The Birmingham Police Department continues to investigate.