21-year-old dead in midnight dirt bike crash

Fatal Crash Wreck

By WVUA 23 Digital Reporter Kyle Hamrick

A collision on McFarland Boulevard just after midnight on the morning of Tuesday, July 5 killed a Tuscaloosa man and injured another.

Justin Wilder was heading north on McFarland Boulevard East when the Yamaha dirt bike he was driving ran into an SUV turning right onto Jug Factory Lane.

The 21-year-old and a female passenger of the same age were transported to DCH Regional Medical Center. Though Wilder died from his injuries, the female’s injuries did not threaten her life.

The Tuscaloosa Police Department is still investigating.

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