Samson Teen Dies in Crash

The crash occurred around 3:30 in the afternoon, nine miles south of Enterprise on County Road 608.

Rhe passenger, 15 year old Zachary Johnson of Samson, died at the scene.

The driver, 16 year old Jacob Wimberly of Elba, was transported to Enterprise Medical Center.

Neither boy was wearing a seat belt.

The crash is under investigation by the Alabama State Highway Patrol.


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  • by Tee Ray Location: Samson on Jun 15, 2009 at 05:12 AM
    Its always hard to make sense of a tragic event such as this. If anyone can learn anything from this please express the importance of wearing seatbelts to your friends and family.
  • by denise Location: montgomery on Jun 14, 2009 at 04:46 PM
    Zach's family and friends will be in my thoughts and prayers. He will be missed
  • by Kelly Location: Lake Wales Florida on Jun 14, 2009 at 03:58 PM
    i knew zach personaly and i want to give my deepest sympathy to the family. i miss you zach and love you.
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