Update 9am Saturday Critical Accident - Malvern Highway - Geneva CountyRickey Stokes
Posted by: RStokes
Date: May 19 2023 9:37 PM
GENEVA COUNTY: 9:00 PM. Geneva County 911 dispatched law enforcement, fire and EMS to a motor vehicle accident with serious/critical injuries in Geneva County.
The accident location is 207 Malvern Highway.
The reports are two vehicles and possible ejection ( UNCONFIRMED ).
Geneva County 911 auto launched Survival Flight to the scene. ALEA - Troopers and Geneva County Sheriff Department has closed the roadway completely.
Malvern Volunteer Fire Department, Slocomb Volunteer Fire - Rescue are on the scene. Slocomb Fire - EMS have requested Hartford Rescue be dispatched.
ALEA - Troopers are on the scene.
More details later.
Scene pictures will be held due to the injuries, damage and nature of the accident.
DOTHAN POST – A two-vehicle crash that occurred at approximately 9:01 p.m. Friday, May 19, has claimed the life of a Dothan man. Jimmy R. Cook, 78, was fatally injured when the 2006 GMC Sierra pickup he was driving collided head-on with the 2009 Jeep Wrangler driven by David Torres, 56, also of Dothan. Cook was pronounced deceased at the scene. Misti Torres, 50, of Dothan, who was a passenger in the Jeep Wrangler and David Torres were both transported to Southeast Health in Dothan for medical treatment.
The crash occurred on Alabama 52 near the 53 mile marker, approximately one mile east of Malvern, in Geneva County. Nothing further is available as Troopers with the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency’s (ALEA) Highway Patrol Division continue to investigate.