North Jefferson News, Gardendale, AL

September 5, 2013

Warrior man killed in crash on I-459

By Robert Carter
North Jefferson News

BIRMINGHAM — A man who was killed in a crash on Interstate 459 on Wednesday was a Warrior resident.

The Jefferson County Coroner's Office confirmed Thursday the death of Jerry O'Quinn, 37. He died from injuries sustained when his pickup truck ran off the highway and rolled over multiple times.

The crash happened at the Derby Parkway exit, near the Birmingham Race Course greyhound track.

O'Quinn was the only occupant of the truck; he was ejected during the crash and found nearby. Q'Quinn was taken to UAB Hospital, where he died from his injuries.

Police continue to investgate the crash.