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PROJECT LIFESAVER EQUIPMENT DEPLOYED TO LOCATE 79 YEAR-OLD
2016-01-26

On Monday, January 25, 2016 at 5:21 p.m., Vincent Police Department requested Shelby County Sheriff's Office assistance in locating a 79 year-old male missing from his residence. The missing person was a participant in Project Lifesaver and suffered from a condition which caused him to wander from his home without the ability to find his way back. Project Lifesaver is a free program provided by the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office, which gives qualified individuals in need a wrist band with an embedded radio frequency tracking signal. Deputies trained to use Project Lifesaver equipment deployed the equipment at 6:20p.m. and detected a signal from the missing person's wristband at 7:16 p.m. The missing person was found 10 minutes later, about one mile from his residence, walking along railroad tracks. Vincent Fire and Rescue checked the missing person and he was in good condition. Sheriff John Samaniego would like to thank Vincent Fire and Rescue and numerous friends and family who assisted in the search.

Traffic Alert Update – Cahaba Valley Rd near Legacy Dr
2016-01-21

As of 12:00 pm, both lanes of Cahaba Valley Rd (Highway 119) between Legacy Dr and Boat Launch Rd (Lake Purdy) are now re-opened. Motorists are urged to remain cautious is this area.

Traffic Alert Update – Cahaba Valley Rd near Legacy Dr
2016-01-21

As of 8:30am, both lanes of Cahaba Valley Rd (Highway 119) between Legacy Dr and Boat Launch Rd (Lake Purdy) will be closed due to a major Motor Vehicle Accident. Motorists are urged to avoid this area and take alternate routing. The road closure is for an indefinite period of time and updates will be provided.

Traffic Alert – Cahaba Valley Rd near Legacy Dr
2016-01-21

At 8:15 am, Shelby County Sheriff's Deputies are on the scene of a Motor Vehicle Accident on Cahaba Valley Rd near Legacy Drive. All northbound lanes of Cahaba Valley Rd are closed until further notice. We will update this page when the road is clear. Motorists should use caution in the area until traffic resumes its normal course.

Traffic Alert - Highway 280
2016-01-19

As of 9:00 am, Highway 280 westbound at Bear Creek Rd is now open. Please continue to use caution is this area.

Traffic Alert
2016-01-19

At 8:15 am, Shelby County Sheriff's Deputies are on the scene of a Motor Vehicle Accident on Highway 280 at Bear Creek Rd. Westbound lanes of Highway 280 are closed until further notice. We will update this page when the road is clear. Motorists should use caution in the area until traffic resumes its normal course.

Traffic Alert
2016-01-16

Highway 280 at Cheshire Drive , on both sides, is closed because of a motor vehicle wreck with injuries. It will be closed for some time. Use Old Highway 280 to go around the wreck. When the road is open we will update this post.

Traffic Alert
2016-01-14

Deputies are on the scene of a Motor Vehicle Accident involving a fire on Highway 25 at Lake View Circle in Vandiver. Lifesaver is en route to transport a victim from the scene. Highway 25 at Lake View Circle is closed until further notice. We will update this page when the road is clear.

Traffic Alert
2016-01-14

Highway 25 at Lake View Circle is open. Please use caution until all emergency crews have left the scene.

Traffic Alert
2016-01-12

Highway 280 Westbound at County Road 47 (Chelsea Road) is temporarily closed due to a motor vehicle crash. Deputies on scene are re-routing traffic around the crash using Chesser Drive. We will post an update when the road is clear.

 
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