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Georgia Man Tragically Killed in a Fort Mitchell Log Truck Accident in Fort Mitchell, Alabama

September 26, 2022

FORT MITCHELL, ALABAMA - According to a news report published on, a two-vehicle accident in Fort Mitchell, Alabama, tragically killed one person.*

The fatal motor vehicle accident that occurred on Alabama  165 in Russell County involved a van and a log truck. Russell County Coroner Arthur Sumbry, Jr., reported that the log truck accident victim was pronounced deceased at 7:46 PM at the scene of the accident.

The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency identified the accident victim as a 65-year-old man from Cataula, Georgia. According to Alabama Law Enforcement Agency, the victim was killed as his Chrysler Town and Country minivan was struck by a log truck. The log truck crash occurred at around 5:10 PM, and all  Alabama 165 traffic lanes were closed for several hours. The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency said the accident is currently under investigation.

The names of those involved in the accident have not yet been made public at this time. Law enforcement officials will provide updates as more information is received. The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency will continue its fatal motor vehicle accident investigation. The accident scene was closed down for many hours as emergency crews and law enforcement officers handled the crash and helped the injury victims. Accident eyewitnesses are urged to help law enforcement by providing any accident information that they have.

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