BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) – Three people killed in an early morning accident involving two motorcycles and a truck have been identified.
The Jefferson County Coroner’s Office has identified the dead as 19-year-old Christopher Ocasio, 45-year-old James Inzer and 41-year-old Tracey Ooten.
The accident happened at about 1 a.m. Sunday on Highway 119 near Myers Road. Investigators say the driver of a truck, Ocasio, lost control and struck the couple traveling on a motorcycle.
Two others, on another motorcycle, wrecked to avoid the collision.
They are expected to recover.
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