Deadly Crash

Air Ambulance Flips while Landing at Headland Airport

A helicopter ambulance flipped onto its side while landing at an airport in the Henry County city of Headland. The Dothan Eagle reports the helicopter wasn’t carrying any patients when it flipped during the Christmas landing. The pilot was hospitalized after the crash at Headland Municipal Airport and two other crew members escaped serious injury. The city police chief says…

UPDATE: Pedestrian Killed in Accident on I-85 Near Shorter Exit

A pedestrian was killed in an early morning crash on Interstate 85,  near Shorter. Calvin Daniel Eddins, 82, of Greenville was identified as the victim. Police say Eddins was struck by a vehicle as he was walking on Interstate 85 near the 21 mile marker, approximately one mile south of Shorter. The driver of the vehicle did not stop after…

Two-Vehicle Crash Claims the Life of An Opelika Man

A two-vehicle crash has claimed the life of an Opelika man. According to the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency, Kyle Vaughan Jones, 39, was killed when the 2007 Suzuki motorcycle he was operating was struck by a 2012 Honda Accord. The crash occurred at 10:42 p.m. on Saturday. Jones was pronounced dead at the scene. The crash occurred on Interstate 85…

ALEA Investigating Deadly Crash During Chase

The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency is investigating a deadly crash in Autauga County Sunday evening. State Troopers say 29-year-old Justin Sims died when his motorcycle hit an SUV on Autauga County Road 65 near Autauga County Road 20.  Troopers say Sims was refusing to stop for Autauga County Deputies at the time of the crash. Autauga County Sheriff Joe Sedinger says…

One Person Killed, Two Injured in Early Morning Wreck

Montgomery Police are investigating a fatal crash at the intersection of Vaughn Road and the Eastern Boulevard. Captain Regina Duckett with the Montgomery Police Department confirms one person was killed and two others were seriously injured. The crash happened around 1:00 this morning. Police haven’t said what caused the crash.   Categories: News Tags: Deadly Crash, Montgomery Police

Prattville PD: 1 Pedestrian Killed, 1 Seriously Injured After Crash

Prattville Police say two pedestrians were hit Wednesday night on McQueen Smith Road near WalMart. The accident happened just before 7 Wednesday night.  Prattville Police Chief Mark Thompson tells Alabama News Network a woman died at the scene and a man was taken to Baptist South Hospital with serious injuries. At this point in the investigation, Thompson says it does…

Troopers Investigating Deadly Crash in Macon Co.

Alabama State Troopers are investigating a single-vehicle crash that left a Tuskegee man dead. Officials say 64-year-old Ronald Cleo Gibbs was killed when the 1982 Mercury Zephyr he was driving left the roadway and hit a tree.  Gibbs was not wearing a seat belt and was pronounced dead at the scene. The crash happened on Macon County 65 north of…

Montgomery Police Investigating Deadly Crash

On Sunday, July 23, 2017, at about 8:50 p.m., Montgomery Police and Fire Medics responded to Vaughn Road at Wynlakes Boulevard in reference to a two-vehicle collision that resulted in one fatality. The crash involved a Yamaha motorcycle and a 2008 Toyota Corolla. The operator of the motorcycle, Joseph Armstrong, 37, of Elmore was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the Toyota Corolla was uninjured. MPD’s initial investigation indicates the motorcycle was travelling westbound on Vaughn Road when it collided with the Corolla,…