Man killed in Blount Co. crash, 4 others hurt

Deadly accident in Blount County
Published: Apr. 11, 2022 at 12:08 PM CDT|Updated: Apr. 11, 2022 at 4:36 PM CDT
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BLOUNT COUNTY, Ala. (WBRC) - A man from Remlap died in a two-vehicle crash Sunday, April 10.

The victim has been identified as Alvin Lester Presley. He was 77.

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The crash happened on Alabama 75 near Firefighter Lane, approximately eight miles south of Allgood, in Blount County.

Troopers with the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency say around 6:53 p.m. Presley was driving a 2014 Ford Focus when he failed to yield the right of way and was hit by a 2004 Cadillac Escalade driven by a 17-year-old. Both the Ford and Cadillac left the road and hit a ditch.

Presley was taken to a hospital where he died.

The 17-year-old driver, along with three other juvenile passengers in the Cadillac, were injured and taken to a hospital.


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