IRONDALE, Ala. (WIAT) — A 54-year-old Leeds man was struck and killed along I-20 early Wednesday morning.
According to the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency, Jonathon Skinner was walking in the right lane of Interstate 20 when he was struck by a 2004 Chevrolet Trailblazer. After the initial impact, the driver lost control of the Chevrolet and then struck a 2020 Freightliner tractor-trailer.
After being struck by the Trailblazer, Skinner was struck again by a 2019 Kenworth tractor-trailer. He was pronounced deceased at the scene.
The crash occurred at around 3:05 a.m. on Interstate 20 near the 136-mile marker, approximately three miles south of Irondale. Nothing further is available as troopers with ALEA’s Highway Patrol Division continue to investigate.