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Montgomery Man Dies in Crash on Highway 231

A single-vehicle crash at 5:39 p.m. Monday, April 20, has claimed the life of a Montgomery man. Jack D. Byrd, 53, was killed when the 2007 Cadillac DTS  he was driving left the roadway, struck a power pole then overturned. Byrd was pronounced dead at the scene. The crash occurred on U.S. 231 at the 113 mile marker, approximately one…

MPD Investigating Shooting Death of Montgomery Woman

Courtesy of Jashundra White Facebook The Montgomery Police Department is conducting a homicide investigation following the Friday evening shooting death of Ja’Shundra White, 21, of Montgomery. MPD and Fire Medics responded to the intersection of S. Decatur and Arba Street on Friday, April 10, at about 6 p.m. in reference to a two-vehicle crash. At the scene, they located a…

Georgiana Man Killed in Crash Near McKenzie

A single-vehicle crash at 11:40 a.m., Wednesday November 13, has claimed the life of a Georgiana man. William Bruce Phillips, 58, was killed when the 2002 Chevrolet Tahoe he was operating left the roadway and overturned. Phillips, who was not using a seatbelt, was pronounced dead at the scene. The crash occurred on Butler County Road 45, approximately 2 miles…

Driver Crashes Into Child’s Bedroom

A terrifying experience for a local mother when a driver crashed into her home, hitting her children’s bedroom.  Crystal Agee walked us through what happened around 2:30 Saturday morning. She says her 3-year-old son woke up and crawled into her bed just minutes before the crash. Her 10-year-old son was playing video games in the room where the truck hit,…

First Reported F35 Fighter Jet Crash

Pilot ejected in South Carolina

The Alabama Air National Guard is expecting to receive a squadron of F-35 combat fighter jets in 2024….but now one has crashed in South Carolina and an investigation is underway. Meanwhile, CNN reports an F35 was involved in a first  combat mission this past week. The say the mission, in Afghanistan, was a success. Categories: Montgomery Metro, News, Statewide Tags:…

Traffic Alert: Rose Parks Ave. Closed

img_1209 overturned log truck overturned log truck 2 overturned log truck 1 Rosa Parks Avenue at the Southern Boulevard is closed due to an overturned log truck. Southbound traffic on Rosa Parks approaching the Boulevard is being turned around. Traffic attempting to turn onto Rosa Parks from the Boulevard is being re-routed down the Boulevard. Traffic on the boulevard at…

13-Year-Old Dies After I-85 Crash Near Shorter

 A teen has died after a two-car wreck on Interstate 85. Troopers say a 13 year old boy from Louisiana died when the truck he was riding in left the road and hit a guardrail. That crash happened I-85 north, near the Shorter exit. The victim was was taken to the hospital where he later died. No word yet on…

Lawsuit accuses Pat Dye of causing Macon County crash

TUSKEGEE, Ala. (AP) – A lawsuit accuses former Auburn University football coach Pat Dye of causing a vehicle crash and refusing to let the other driver leave afterward. The suit filed in Macon County on Thursday says Dye collided with a vehicle driven by Jimmie Lee McCoy Sr., who was injured. The suit claims Dye and another man then took…

Woman Killed in ATV Accident

A single-vehicle crash at 7:48 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 16, has claimed the life of a Notasulga woman. Morgan Brooke Blackmon, 21, was killed when the 2008 Ranger ATV on which she was a passenger overturned and caused fatal injuries. The crash occurred on Hayes Mill Road approximately eight miles north of Tallassee. Nothing further is available as Alabama State Troopers continue…