Katherine Marie Dykes Death – Cause of Death – 25-year-old Katherine Marie Dykes, of Birmingham, was killed in a horrific single-vehicle crash in east Birmingham. The accident happened early Sunday, 12th of December 2021. The identity of the victim was released to the public on Monday, 13th of December 2021 by the Jefferson County Coroner’s Office.
According to police reports, the deadly incident occurred at 4:47 a.m. in the 9300 block of Parkway East. Dykes was operating his vehicle southbound on Parkway East when, for reasons still being investigated by authorities, she left control of the vehicle, left the road, struck a tree and a utility pole before coming to a rest. She was the driver and sole occupant of the vehicle. The victim was pronounced dead on the scene at 5:10 a.m.
Birmingham police are investigating.