Mobile Police identify driver killed in I-10 multi-vehicle accident

Mobile County

UPDATE (10/28 11:15 am) — (Unedited press release from Mobile Police)

On Tuesday, October 27, 2020 at approximately 2:28 p.m., police responded to I-10 at Rangeline Road in reference to a traffic accident involving four vehicles.  

Preliminary investigation revealed that the driver of a 2003 Jeep Liberty was attempting to enter onto I-10 Eastbound from Rangeline Road when he lost control of his vehicle and crossed into traffic. The Jeep was struck by two other vehicles that were traveling eastbound I-10. The Jeep was occupied by the deceased and his wife. 

The Jeep was struck by a 2020 Ford F-450, a wrecker truck, that was occupied by a male driver and a female passenger. Both of them were transported to the hospital for non-life threatening injuries.  

The Jeep was then struck by a 2003 Toyota Tundra that was occupied by a male driver. He was not injured. 

The driver of the Jeep died as a result of his injuries. 

The passenger of the Jeep was transported to the hospital for non-life threatening injuries. 

The driver of the Jeep has been identified as 74-year-old Ronald McHaney. 

UPDATE (3:16 PM) — MFRD confirms one is deceased following the accident on I-10.

Three others were extricated with varying injuries. Two of those three were transported by MFRD, while Lifeguard transported the other.

You are asked to be careful if traveling in the area.

MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) — Mobile Fire-Rescue and other emergency vehicles are responding to a multiple vehicle collision on I-10 EB.

The following images are from a WKRG News 5 viewer:


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