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Ala. Deputy Dies After Off-Duty ATV Accident

December 09, 2013  | 

Dep. Brad Perry (Photo: Jefferson County Sheriff's Department)
Dep. Brad Perry (Photo: Jefferson County Sheriff's Department)

A Jefferson County, Ala., sheriff's deputy has died following an ATV crash last week, Al.com reports.

Deputy Brad Perry died at 5:50 a.m. Monday at UAB Hospital. He was injured Dec. 3 and never regained consciousness following the accident nearly a week ago.

Perry, 42, and a female deputy were off duty and riding an ATV on a mine road off Mud Creek Road when the ATV hit a hole or ditch and flipped, Jefferson County sheriff's Chief Deputy Randy Christian said. Perry suffered a head injury. The female deputy was not hurt.

Tags: Officer Down, Off-Duty Life, Jefferson County (Ala.) Sheriff


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Ima Leprechaun @ 12/19/2013 7:30 PM

My condolences to Deputy Perry's family. Sadly ATV deaths are on the rise in the south.

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