According to the Bessemer Police Department, on May 15, 2024, at approximately 6am, an officer observed a white Ford Flex stopped in the middle of the road on Alabama Adventure Parkway, near the I-20/59 Interstate exit ramp. The officer subsequently discovered the driver, Mr. William Barry Brannan, was deceased. Detectives are seeking information from anyone that may have seen anything involving a white Ford SUV and another vehicle on I-20/59 northbound, between 5am and 6am on May 15, 2024.

According to Detectives the vehicle circled in the photo is the victim’s vehicle. The grey sedan shown in the photo following the victim’s vehicle may be the suspect’s vehicle.

If you have any information about this incident, please contact Crime Stoppers of Metro Alabama. You remain anonymous, and if your tip leads to an arrest, you could be eligible for a CASH REWARD of up to $5,000.