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MPD Investigate Fatal Crash on Montgomery Man

The Montgomery Police Department is investigating a single-vehicle crash that resulted in the death of a Montgomery man. Bobby L. Jones, 51, was pronounced dead at the scene when the 2005 Chevrolet Malibu he was operating left the roadway and crashed. The crash occurred about 8 a.m. Monday, Oct. 10, near the intersection of Northern Boulevard and North Belt Drive. MPD accident investigators are working…

Two-Vehicle Crash Claims Life of Montgomery Woman

A two-vehicle crash claimed the life of a Montgomery woman. Felicia Rose Landrum, 52, was killed when the 2006 Volkswagen Jetta she was driving collided head-on with a 2003 Oshkosh concrete truck. She was pronounced dead a short time later at Baptist Medical Center South. A child passenger in the Jetta was injured and transported to a local hospital. The crash occurred…

Inmate Fatally Struck by Vehicle While Working Roadside

Authorities say an Alabama Department of Corrections inmate has died after being hit by a vehicle while working along a roadside near Troy. State troopers say 34-year-old Steven Edward Martin of Warrior was killed Monday afternoon when he was struck by a pickup truck on U.S. Highway 231 in Pike County, around five miles south of Troy. Pike County Coroner…

Crash in Butler Co. Claims Life of Ozark Man

A single-vehicle crash at 11:36 a.m. today, July 5,  has claimed the life of an Ozark man. Dwayne Eddie Downie, 47, was killed when the 2007 International tractor trailer he was driving left the roadway and overturned. Downie was pronounced dead at the scene. The crash occurred on Alabama 10 six miles east of Greenville . Nothing further is available as…

4th of July Crash Claims Life of Butler Co. Teen

butler co. teen A single-vehicle crash at 3:25 a.m. today, July 4, claimed one life and injured another. Hunter Kyle Gaston, 19, of McKenzie was killed when the  2001 Ford F-150 he was driving left the roadway and overturned. Gaston, who was not using a seat belt, was ejected and pronounced dead at the scene by Butler County Coroner Wayne…

Two People Die in Single-Car Crash

A single-vehicle crash today, June 9, claimed two lives. Dillon Scott Self, 24, of Wetumpka was killed when the 2009 Ford Mustang he was driving left the road and struck a tree. A passenger was also killed: Benjamin Temple, 25, of Eclectic. Both were pronounced dead at the scene. The crash occurred at 12:15 a.m. on Alabama 111 (Holtville Road)…

Crenshaw Co. Man Killed in Single Car Crash

A single-vehicle crash at 6:15 p.m. Sunday, June 5, has claimed the life of a Glenwood man. Paul Douglas Pope, 67, was killed when the 1985 Ford F-150 pickup he was driving left the roadway and struck a tree. Pope, who was not using a seatbelt, was pronounced dead at the scene. The crash occurred on Coffee County 306 eight…

President Obama Meets Pilot of Thunderbird That Crashed

An Air Force Thunderbird jet crashed south of Colorado Springs just after a flyover for a graduation of Air Force Academy cadets where President Barack Obama had spoken. Air Force spokeswoman Lt. Col. Michal Kloeffler-Howard said Thursday the pilot ejected. There was no information on the pilot’s condition. No injuries on the ground were reported. Obama was still at the…

Single Vehicle Crash Claims Life of Bullock Co. Man

A single-vehicle crash at 8:30 p.m. Monday, May 30, took the life of a Midway man. Bernard Jackson, 59, was killed when the Ford Expedition he was driving left Bullock County 106, approximately 15 miles northwest of Union Springs, and overturned. Jackson, who was not using a seat belt, was ejected and pronounced dead at the scene. Preliminary investigation indicates…

Driver Charged in Crash That Killed ASU Student

vick june malaefou FullSizeRender (3) One student is dead after a crash occured on the campus of Alabama State University. It happened Monday, May 2nd on the 800 block of Jackson Street. Demetrius Sherod Bell, of Greenville, Ala., was injured in a car accident on Monday and later died from his injuries at a local hospital. The Montgomery Police Department…