Florida man killed in fiery Houston County wreck

Courtesy: Rickey Stokes News

ASHFORD, Ala. (WTVY) - A Florida man was killed in a fiery crash north of Ashford Tuesday.

It happened just before 8:00 a.m. at the intersection of Houston County Road 33 and Pleasant Grove Road.

Investigators say Corey Smith, 42, of Cantonment, Florida, collided with an SUV. The SUV caught fire, but the teenage driver safely escaped. She was taken to a Dothan hospital for treatment of her injuries.

Smith died Tuesday afternoon at a Dothan hospital.

It's not clear what led to the crash.