Elderly couple killed in Hwy 280 accident Monday identified

An elderly couple was killed in an accident involving an 18-wheeler on U.S. 280 Monday.

The{}fatal{}wreck{}happened shortly after 12 pm in front of the Target shopping center.

Birmingham Police Spokesman Sgt. Johnny Williams said the 18-wheeler struck the car after the vehicle pulled out in front of the oncoming truck.

The victims have been identified as Julian McKinnon, 90, and his wife, Judy McKinnon, 87.

The accident is under investigation.