Midfield man killed after car crashes into train in Birmingham

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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — UPDATE: The Jefferson County Coroner’s Office have identified the man who was injured after crashing into a train Monday night.

David Eugene Hester, 65 of Midfield, was driving on Pearson Avenue SW at 15th Street SW in Birmingham when he struck a freight train.

ORIGINAL: The Birmingham Fire and Rescue Service transported a man who was injured after a car crashed into a train Monday night.

According to BFRS, the man was taken to a local hospital with undisclosed injuries. The cause of the crash is unknown at this time.

No other information has been released at this time. Stay with CBS 42 as this is a developing story.

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