Alabama Crash Report: Man, 34, loses life after fiery crash in Winston Co. 

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Crash Report –  U.S. Highway 278

Winston County, AL

Report ID: 2023 November 3

NCIC#: Unknown

OFFICER ID#: Unknown

Traffic Unit 1: 2004 Chevrolet Avalanche 

Occupants: 1

Injuries/Fatalities: Yes

Vehicle Damage (If Any): Yes

Property Damage (other than vehicles): Unknown

Road Surface Condition: Dry

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

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


WINSTON COUNTY, AL – A 34-year-old man succumbed to fatal wounds after he crashed his 2004 Chevrolet Avalanche into a sign and when his car overturned and caught on fire. This collision occurred on U.S. Highway 278 near Glover Road on Friday. Prior to the flames, the motorist — Seth Urfer (who was not restrained )— was thrown from his vehicle. First responders took Urfer to Cullman Regional Medical Center, where he later died. Officials are investigating additional details and have not provided more information. 

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