UPDATE (12/31/10, 3:33 p.m.) – Police announce that the victim was traveling at high speed at the time of the crash.
UPDATE (4:39 p.m.) – Mobile police have identified the man killed in a single vehicle accident on East I-65 Service Road as 32-year-old Blake Loman Shell.
The police released the following statement:
At around 1:26 p.m. on Wednesday, December 30, 2020, police responded on East I-65 Service Road North near Airport Boulevard in relation to a single vehicle traffic accident.
Preliminary investigations revealed that the victim was traveling north on East I-65 Service Road North when his 2009 Hyundai Santa Fe left the street, bumped into a chain link fence, and threw the victim out of the vehicle before resting in the ditch the victim trapped under the vehicle.
The victim died as a result of his injuries.
The victim was identified as a 32-year-old Blake Loman Shell.
Mobile police department
UPDATE (2:02 p.m.) – Mobile Fire-Rescue has confirmed that the accident with a vehicle resulted in death.
Mobile police say a man was expelled from his vehicle after crashing into a ditch on I-65 Service Road north between Airport Boulevard and Cottage Hill Road.
The police are investigating what caused the accident.
MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) – Emergency teams were hit by an accident on Wednesday afternoon on East I-65 Service Road between Airport Boulevard and Cottage Hill Road.
Mobile Fire Rescue announces to WKRG News 5 that a person may be trapped.
This is a developing story.