IRONDALE, Ala. (WIAT) — The victim in Friday’s fatal car wreck in Irondale has been identified as 81-year-old Dorothy May Smith of Irondale, Alabama. Alabama state troopers are investigating this case.
The wreck occurred at 2:25 p.m. in the 2900 block of Crestwood Boulevard. Smith was the driver and only person in the vehicle at the time of the wreck. She left the roadway for unknown reasons and drove into a large grassy shoulder, flipping the vehicle. The car then caught fire.
Smith was pronounced dead at the scene at 2:36 p.m.