Clenon Junior Shedd , a local Baptist minister at Lystra Baptist Church, was pronounced dead at the scene of an automobile accident Monday March 16, 2015 near Cullman. Shedd was driving a 2012 Toyota Avalon that crashed into a 2007 Ford F-150 on County Road 1435, two miles north of Cullman. Shedd’s wife,, a passenger in his car was taken to Huntsville Hospital and is listed in stable condition. Alabama State Troopers said the couple was wearing their seat belts.
The driver of the other vehicle was takes to Cullman Regional Medical Center. His condition is unknown at this time. There was no further information forthcoming about the wreck and an investigation is proceeding. The accident happened at approximately 8:00 a.m..
If you or a loved one has been killed in a Huntsville automobile accident you need the expertise of an experienced automobile accident attorney on your side. There are numerous questions that need to be investigated not the least of which is who is at fault in causing the accident? Was the driver intoxicated at the time of the accident? We need to see the toxicology report. Was he/she distracted by a cell phone call or was the negligent driver texting when the accident occurred? Let’s take a look at the cell phone records to see. Was the negligent driver speeding when he/she caused the accident and wrongful death?
Police reports will contain this information. These are just a few of the question that need to be answered to see if you may have a case against the negligent driver and their insurance company. You may be entitled to recover medical expenses and monetary damage for pain and suffering. But time is of the essence because critical evidence like this has to be gathered before it is lost, misplaced or potentially tampered with. Please call us today for a no-cost, no-obligation consultation to determine whether or not you might have a case.