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Elizabeth Shae Witte Death – How did Elizabeth Shae Witte die? – cause of death – dead : obituary – tributes

Elizabeth Shae Witte Cause of death – What happened?

  • Date of death: June 17, 2021
  • Death Age: 23-year-old
  • Cause of Death : fiery crash

The second person killed in a fiery crash Monday in east Birmingham has been identified.

The Jefferson County Coroner’s Office on Thursday identified the victim as Matthew David Merchant. He was 28 and lived in Springville.

Coroner’s officials previously identified the other fatality victim as 23-year-old Elizabeth Shae Witte.

The crash happened at 7:18 a.m. Monday on John Rogers Drive at Derby Parkway. Authorities said Witte and Merchant were two of three people inside a Volkswagen Passat that struck a utility pole and caught fire.

Witte was ejected from the vehicle and pronounced dead on the scene at 7:40 a.m. Merchant died inside the burning vehicle.

The third person – critically injured – was taken to UAB Hospital by BFRS.

Elizabeth Shae Witte Obituary, Funeral Arrangement

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