Alabama Crash Report: 5 killed in head-on collision on I-59 in Etowah County

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Crash Report – I-59, Etowah County, AL

Report ID: 4/26/2023
NCIC#: Unknown
OFFICER ID#: Unknown

Traffic Unit 1: Passenger Vehicle
Traffic Unit 2: Passenger Vehicle

Occupants: Unknown
Injuries/Fatalities: Yes
Vehicle Damage (If Any): Unknown
Property Damage (other than vehicles): Unknown
Road Surface Condition: Unknown
Manner of Crash Impact: Head-on
Location of Pedestrian/Cyclist (If Any): N/A


ETOWAH COUNTY, AL – ABC 33/40 News reports that five people were killed in a head-on collision on I-59 in Etowah County on Wednesday night.

The crash was reported shortly after 10:00 p.m. near mile marker 182. Authorities say a 31-year-old driver of a 2001 Chevy Malibu struck a pickup truck head-on. The pickup truck went up in flames after the collision.

The driver of the Chevy was killed in the accident, along with 4 occupants of the pickup truck.

No other details have been released at this time. We will update this post as further information becomes available.

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