The Baldwin County Coroner has identified the fatality as William McRae, 70, of Jackson, La. The vehicle he was driving has been identified as a 2002 Freightliner.
A three-vehicle crash Thursday, May 22, claimed McRae’s life when the vehicle he was driving struck the rear of a 2007 Freightliner that was
The driver of the Freightliner suffered non-life threatening injuries and was transported to North Baldwin Hospital. A third vehicle suffered minor damage from crash debris.
The crash occurred at 2 p.m. on Interstate 65 (northbound) at the 27 mile marker, five miles north of Creola on the General W.K. Wilson Jr. Bridge.