1 killed, Another Injured in Autauga County Crash

A single-vehicle crash in Autauga County has claimed the life of a Marbury man.

According to ALEA Corporal Jess Thornton, 40-year-old Terry Lee Oates was killed when the 2002 Cadillac Deville he was driving left the roadway and struck a utility pole. According to Thornton, Oates was not wearing a seat belt and was pronounced dead at the scene.

A passenger in the Cadillac was injured and transported to a local hospital.

The crash occurred on Autauga County 85, approximately five miles north of Prattville around 3:30 a.m. on Sunday.

Alabama State Troopers continue to investigate.


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