Press Release: Two Car Crash in Crenshaw County Claim LifeMatt Boster
Posted by: Matt Boster
Date: Jul 23 2012 9:28 PM
A two-vehicle crash Monday in Crenshaw County claimed the life of a Troy teenager. The crash occurred at 4:44 p.m. on U.S. 29 at the 152 mile marker. Noah B. Allison, 17, was killed when the 2011 Chevrolet Camaro he was driving collided with a 1998 International driven by James R. Barnett, 61, of Banks. Barnett was treated at the scene and released. No further information is available as state troopers continue to investigate.
This incident is reported to have been a major HazMat Incident. The International truck was reported to have been carrying a load full of batteries. After collision, the batteries were thrown everywhere near the point of impact. It is reported that the batteries were arching and there was acid running down the hill and into a creek.