Selma is a city in Alabama.
From Montgomery US-80 W/Alabama 8/Selma Hwy toward Selma
Edmund Pettis Bridge The Edmund Winston Pettus Bridge was the scene of the Selma to Montgomery March in 1965. The demonstrations that occurred here led to the U.S. Voting Rights Act of 1965. The bridge was erected in 1939 and named after U.S. Senator Edmund Winston Pettus.