Marshall Co. Crash Report: Man, woman killed in vehicle vs. motorcycle crash in Union Grove

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Crash Report –  Pleasant Valley Rd & US-231,

Union Grove, AL


Report ID: 2024 July 6

NCIC#: Unknown

OFFICER ID#: Unknown

Traffic Unit(s) Involved: 2

Occupants: 3

Injuries/Fatalities: Yes

Vehicle Damage (If Any): Unknown but likely

Property Damage (other than vehicles): Unknown

Road Surface Condition: Unknown

Manner of Crash Impact (Single Vehicle, Angle, Left Turn, Rear-End, Head-On, Sideswipe, U-Turn, Other, Unknown): Unknown

Location of Pedestrian/Cyclist (If Any): N/A


UNION GROVE, AL – A 25-year-old man and a 75-year-old woman died Saturday when a vehicle and a motorcycle collided in west-central Marshall County.

The accident happened around 7 p.m. at the intersection of Pleasant Valley Road and US-231 in the city of Union Grove. This is about 30 miles south of Huntsville.

There’s no word yet about what caused the two vehicles to crash.

The motorcyclist, identified as Blake Hicks, died at the scene.

Carolyn Thompson, the driver of the vehicle, died after transport to a local hospital.

Medics also transported a passenger from the vehicle to the hospital with undisclosed injuries.

A full investigation is underway.

If you’ve lost a loved one in a Marshall County auto accident, you might be able to pursue a wrongful death claim or lawsuit. Before meeting with an attorney, you’ll want to have a copy of the official Alabama crash report. 

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Please note that the above sample draws upon details published by WHNT News 19 and is NOT an official Alabama crash report.