News: Man dies in tractor-trailer crash on Alabama 17

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News: Man dies in tractor-trailer crash on Alabama 17

SUMTER COUNTY, AL – A man was killed after his tractor-trailer overturned this morning on Alabama 17 near Emelle, according to WTOK-TV.

The driver of a 1999 Freightliner tractor-trailer was traveling on Alabama 17 at around 7:00 a.m. Thursday when his vehicle flipped. He was ejected from the vehicle and died at the scene of the crash. The accident took place about five miles north of Emelle, at mile marker 164.

Additional information about the circumstances of the crash has not yet been released as the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency continues to investigate this case.

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