One killed, one injured in ATV accident near Maylene
A Birmingham woman was killed and an Alabaster man was injured in an Aug. 15 all-terrain vehicle wreck on Shelby County 10.
The wreck happened at about 6:10 p.m. about five miles southwest of Maylene, according to the Alabama State Trooper’s Birmingham post.
Alesha Lanier Aldridge, 19, of Birmingham was killed in the wreck and 24-year-old Alabaster resident Chase Allen Bishop was injured and transported to UAB Hospital.
The two victims were traveling on a Kawasaki Brute Force ATV when it left the road and struck a street sign. Both victims were thrown from the vehicle following the impact.
The Kawasaki was the only vehicle involved in the incident, according to a State Trooper accident report. Bishop was driving the vehicle, and Aldridge was the passenger.
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