Eufaula, AL – One Killed in Crash Involving Cotton Hauler on Hwy. 431

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Eufaula, AL (October 15, 2021) – Authorities responded to the scene of a deadly two-vehicle accident in Eufaula on Thursday afternoon, October 14th. The crash took place on Highway 431 near Highway 95.

According to a report from the ALEA’s Highway Patrol Division, a 60-year-old man from Eufaula was driving a 2006 Chevrolet Silverado on Highway 431 when he collided with a cotton hauler. Paramedics rushed to the scene. Upon their arrival, they pronounced the man dead as a result of his injuries. No one else was hurt as a result of the accident. Motorists were asked to avoid the area while crews cleared the scene.

There is currently an ongoing investigation to determine the cause of the crash. No charges have been filed at this time.

No further information is available.

We wish to offer our most sincere condolences to the victim’s family following this fatal crash in Eufaula.

Fatal Accident in Eufaula

Alabama can be a dangerous state for motorists. According to statistics compiled by the Alabama Department of Transportation, there are more than 130,000 reported accidents on the roadways of our state every year. While not all of these accidents will result in injuries, many of them do. These crashes can affect everyone from young children to elderly adults. Unfortunately, about 40,000 people are also hurt in various types of accidents on an annual basis.

If you have been affected by a Eufaula injury accident, you need an attorney by your side who will fight for you and help ensure that your rights are protected. Alabama personal injury law is a complicated area. Those who do not have experience handling accident claims will often settle for far less than what their case is worth. Insurance companies will attempt to force a quick settlement that may not even cover your medical costs. Once you sign a settlement, you have lost your legal rights forever.

Prattville Injury Attorneys

Here at Cory Watson Attorneys, our team of Eufaula personal injury lawyers will always make sure that your case is handled thoroughly and appropriately. We have decades of experience handling injury claims and we will fight for your legal right to receive the compensation that you deserve. Our lawyers are not intimidated by the insurance company and we will not settle your claim until you are satisfied with the final outcome.

A member of our team is standing by to take your call at any time. We always offer free consultations to all potential and prospective clients. To speak with a car accident lawyer in Eufaula, please contact us at the link on our website or give us a call at (205) 328-2200.

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Disclaimer: At the personal injury law firm of Cory Watson Attorneys, we have focused our careers on giving back to our local community. Our careers have been dedicated to changing injured victims and their family’s lives for the better. We do this by fighting for and protecting their rights in a court of law to ensure that they receive full and fair compensation after being injured in an accident. Our goal is to bring awareness to the dangers associated with driving. The information provided in this post is not intended to be medical or legal advice. This is not a solicitation for business. The photo used in this post was not taken at the actual accident scene.

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