Troopers: Elba man dies in tractor-trailer wreck

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Published: Apr. 7, 2021 at 10:09 AM CDT
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CHILTON COUNTY, Ala. (WSFA) - Alabama state troopers say an Elba man was killed in a single-vehicle crash Tuesday morning.

Troopers say the wreck happened at approximately 6:50 a.m. on U.S. 82 at the 98 mile marker, around six miles northwest of Maplesville.

A Kenworth tractor-trailer reportedly left the roadway and overturned. The driver was pronounced dead at the scene.

Troopers identified the victim as 51-year-old Michael Edward Latham.

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