JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ala. (WIAT) — An investigation is underway after a three-vehicle wreck left one person dead and another injured Saturday night.
According to the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office, deputies responded to a crash on Pinson Valley Parkway near the intersection of Meadow Craft Road after receiving a report around 8:29 p.m.
Deputies found one person dead at the scene, another suffering from minor injuries and a third person uninjured. The injured person was transported to a local hospital.
The Jefferson County Coroner later identified the deceased as 73-year-old Ronda Early.
According to JCSO, witnesses at the scene told deputies that the driver of one of the cars left the scene on foot.