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      Warrior man killed in accident on I-459 Wednesday

      Jerry O'Quinn (Facebook)

      The driver of a pickup truck that flipped several times on Interstate 459 South near the Derby Parkway exit has died, the Jefferson County Coroner confirmed to ABC 33/40.

      Jerry Vincent O'Quinn, 37, of Warrior, died from injuries sustained in the accident shortly before 3 p.m. Wednesday. The victim was ejected from his Ford Ranger truck during the rollover crash and he was discovered a short distance away from his vehicle.

      O'Quinn was transported to UAB Hospital, where he was later pronounced deceased.

      Birmingham police and fire at the scene of a fatal accident Wednesday, September 4, 2013, on Interstate 459 South near the Derby Parkway exit. Jerry O'Quinn, 37, of Warrior, died from injuries sustained in the crash. (abc3340.com)

      Details surrounding the cause of the wreck were not immediately made available. An investigation remains ongoing.

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