fatal crash

1 Killed After Crash in Pike Road

A single-vehicle crash in Pike Road has claimed the life of a Shorter man. According to ALEA Corporal Jess Thornton, Michael Jerome Hall, 53, was killed when the 2012 Ford F-150 he was driving left the roadway and hit a ditch. According to Thornton, Hall was not using a seat belt and was pronounced dead at the scene. The crash occurred on Alexander Road in…

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…

1 Dead After Fatal Crash in Lowndes County

A two vehicle collision in Lowndes County has claimed the life of a Hope Hull woman. According to the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency (ALEA), Jasmine Davis, 27, was killed when the 2007 Toyota Yaris she was driving was struck by a 2020 Freightliner tractor-trailer. The accident occurred around 6 p.m. on Saturday at the intersection of Lowndes County 17 and…

Crenshaw County Woman Killed in Crash

Alabama State Troopers say a Crenshaw County woman has been killed in a car crash. State troopers say Mary Elizabeth Baker, 23, of Dozier was killed around 3:19AM this morning. They say she was killed when her car collided with a pickup truck. The crash happened on U.S. Highway 331 in Crenshaw County. Nothing further is available as Alabama State…

Opp Woman Killed in Coffee County Crash

Alabama State Troopers say an Opp woman has been killed in a single-car crash in Coffee County. They say Derriunna Charlesa Gantt, 20, was killed at 10:40 p.m. last night. They say the SUV she was driving ran off U.S. Highway 84 and hit a tree. The wreck happened about six miles west of Elba. She was pronounced dead at…

Montgomery Police Investigating Fatal Motorcycle Crash

Montgomery police are investigating a fatal crash involving a motorcycle driver. Police say 25-year-old Leonard Reese of Montgomery died at a hospital from his injuries. Officers say he was driving a motorcycle that crashed with a car. The wreck happened Saturday evening on Perry Street at Clanton Avenue. Police say the two people who were in the car weren’t hurt….

Fatal Crash on I-65 Claims Life of Prattville Man

A two-vehicle crash on Oct. 30, has claimed the life of a Prattville man. Derek Ray Dison, 25, was killed when the 2007 Toyota Rav4 he was driving was struck by a 2001 Honda Accord on Interstate 65 near the 196 mile marker, approximately 9 miles south of Clanton. The Toyota left the roadway and overturned after the collision. Dison,…

Alcohol May Have Been Factor in Elmore Co. Fatal Crash

Authorities say alcohol may have been a factor in the deadly crash in Elmore County. The accident happened Sunday morning on Redland Road east of Wetumpka. Cpl. Jess Thornton tell al.com a car driven by Ryan Patrick Masters, of Tallassee, left the roadway, hit a ditch and overturned. Thornton says Masters was pronounced dead at the scene and he was…

Wetumpka Woman Dies in Crash with Freightliner Tractor Trailer

A 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…

Man Dies in Crash Shortly After Shooting into Ex-Girlfriend’s House

An Alabama man is accused shooting at his ex-girlfriend’s house before he was involved in a fatal crash. Perry County Sheriff Billy Jones says Samuel West drove by the woman’s house twice Tuesday night, firing shots into her residence. Jones says that same vehicle ended up in an accident not far from the home. Authorities didn’t find the car until…