Drunk father driving Ford pickup crashes head on into son driving Chevy pickup killing them both


Pickup truck (illustration)
By: Mason White  WorldWideWeirdNews.com

A father and son died after their pickup trucks crashed into each other early in the morning, according to police in Alabama.

Fayette County police said that the incident unfolded on Saturday around 4:00 a.m.

According to the police investigation, 50-year-old Jeffrey Morris Brasher was driving under the influence of alcohol on Fayette County 49, when his Ford pickup truck slammed head on into the Chevy pickup of his son, 22-year-old Austin Blaine Brasher.

The father and son were not wearing their seat belts. The father was pronounced dead at the scene, while the son was taken to the UAB Hospital, where he died around 9:00 a.m.

The father was on his way home while the son was on his way to work when the crash occurred.