Wetumpka Woman Dies in Crash with Freightliner Tractor Trailer

car-crash-lakia.jpgA two-vehicle crash Tuesday, Oct. 18, claimed the life of a Wetumpka woman and injured another.

Gloria Grier Allen, 66, was seriously injured when the 2002 Toyota Sequoia in which she was a passenger collided with a 2007 Freightliner tractor trailer. Allen was transported to UAB Hospital in Birmingham, where she died a short time later.

The Sequoia’s driver, Sharon Marie Allen, 39, also of Wetumpka was transported to an area hospital for treatment. The Freightliner’s driver was not injured.

The crash occurred at 8:01 p.m. on Alabama 115 three miles west of Kellyton.

Nothing further is available as Alabama State Troopers continue to investigate.


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