BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — A pedestrian was struck by a vehicle Wednesday morning, according to authorities.
The Bessemer Police Department report that the fatal accident occurred just before 4 a.m. Wednesday on the 1100 block of 9th Ave SW.
The pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene and the driver of the vehicle was transported to UAB West. In addition, a power pole was struck and damaged in the accident.
The investigation is ongoing.