Birmingham, AL - Jumarcus Dejuan Faison Killed in I-59 Wreck
Birmingham, AL (October 27, 2023) – The Birmingham Police Department confirmed that 38-year-old Jumarcus Dejuan Faison was killed in a motor vehicle accident that took place on Thursday morning.
The police were called to the scene of the accident at around 1225 a.m. on October 26.
Reports provided by the Birmingham Police Department show that a collision took place on the northbound side of Interstate 59 during the overnight hours. As a result of the collision, a person in the backseat of the vehicle, identified as Faison, was ejected from the vehicle.
Authorities arrived at the scene and closed down the roadway near the Roebuck Parkway exit.
Faison sustained severe injuries in the crash. He was transported to the University of Alabama at Birmingham Hospital by the Birmingham Fire and Rescue (BFR). He was pronounced deceased after arriving.
At this time, the incident is being investigated.
We offer our condolences to the family of Jumarcus Dejuan Faison at this time.
Fatal Car Accidents in Alabama
The loss of a loved one due to a fatal accident can be incredibly devastating. Unfortunately, it is impossible to prepare for the impact that a fatal collision will have on your family. The consequences of these accidents are often devastating and far-reaching. Families are often forced to deal with emotional turmoil. In addition, they often face significant financial burdens that make it incredibly difficult to move forward.
After experiencing the loss of a loved one, families have the right to take legal action against the responsible party. Seeking help from a Birmingham wrongful death lawyer can help to ensure that your family has the best chance of getting justice. After experiencing the loss of a loved one, you must be able to prove negligence existed. There are several acts of negligence that continue to cause fatal crashes across our state. These include:
Drivers who travel too fast for weather or road conditions
Drivers who do not yield to other motorists at intersections
Drivers who pass stop signs, red lights, and other traffic control devices
Drivers who get behind the wheel while drunk or high
After determining the cause of the crash, you should file a wrongful death claim against the responsible party to hold them accountable. A dedicated legal team can make all of the difference when it comes to your ability to prevail.
At Cockrell, Cockrell, Ritchey & Ritchey, LLP, we understand the pain and suffering that comes with such a loss. Our dedicated team of Alabama wrongful death lawyers is committed to helping families seek justice and closure for their loss. We believe that you deserve compensation for your suffering and will work tirelessly to ensure that those responsible are held accountable. If you have lost a loved one in a fatal motor vehicle collision, do not hesitate to reach out to our compassionate attorneys at 205-349-2009 for assistance. We are here for you every step of the way towards achieving the outcome you deserve.
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