Christine Summers Death – Dead – Obituary : Female Truck Driver Reportedly Beaten to Death.
Christine Summers , a veteran truck driver from Alabama was reportedly beating to death.
She was on I59/20 in Birmingham, Al. Apparently she stopped to check, and that was the last stop she made. Someone beat her to death. There have been several of these interstate deaths reported lately. Word is that drivers are being targeted, according to a statement posted online on Aug. 26, 2020.
We learned of the deceased through the following tribute posted on social media.,
My 53 year old cousin…Christine, her husband and my Aunt Jo are heavy on my mind. In addition, all my friends young adult children that drive back and forth to Tuscaloosa.Between Birmingham and T-Town on Interstate 20/59….last week Christine was brutally beaten and killed. Hard not to imagine her horror and now her families loss and horror.PLEASE, Mom and Dads, take the time to research the crime data and stories of killings on the interstate in just the past few weeks taken place on I20/59 between B’ham and Tuscaloosa.
I’m so sorry my family is having to suffer in such a way……Christine will be missed and she will also be so remembered by her sweet young family.
The following are some tributes posted on social media to honor the life and the legacy of the deceased.
Lana Perry wrote
May I ask what section of I-20? I was almost forced off the interstate near Birmingham about a year/half ago. It was the scariest thing that ever happened to me on any highway!!!
Jenn McGovern wrote
My condolences. I travel alot in my van. I will pay more attention to trucks stopped on the roadsides. This cannot continue to happen.
Kathleen Wheeler Dietz wrote
Thank you for this update on Christine. I’ve been trying to keep up on her. This is a horrible tragedy that should not have happened I pray that Devil is caught! Heartbreaking for her family and your in my Prayers .
Angela Parsons Vining wrote
Lisa Blevins because it’s not a black woman that good killed by a white man. That’s the way it gets put on the news and a big funeral with people rioting. Instead it gets put way down to where halt anybody knows about it. It’s sad that , that’s the …
Debra Easom Wiggins wrote
I’m a truck driver thank you god bless your family my prayers are with you all. I came off the road but my husband driving by his right now because we got pay bills. Thank you. And god be with this family.
Mary J Grandy wrote
So so sad and my prayer is that the family find the strength among each other to get through this horricfic time. May God be with uou all. Signed: A truck drivers mom.
Mary Dover wrote
I am so very sorry for your loss. This was such a mean terrible act. There’s enough craziness in this world now and I will never understand why evil people want to hurt innocent people. My heart goes out to this family and I will be praying for you. Sounds like she was a very special lady.
CB Smith wrote
I’m so saddened to know this family is hit yet again with tragedy. I didn’t know her personally, but I know she loved her grandbabies (they rode my school bus when they were here). So sorry for your loss.
Kenny Zimmerman wrote
Can someone that knows the family have them contact me
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Shiela Derozier wrote
So horrible and my son is a truck driver and pray for him on daily always and I knew for year my husband wouldn’t take loads to New York because of how bad it was. This was not as bad as it is today. God protect our truck drivers from this.