UPDATED @ 10:16 PM. 6:23 PM. DEVELOPING. Critical Accident Coffee CountyRickey Stokes
Posted by: RStokes
Date: Jun 10 2022 6:27 PM
COFFEE COUNTY: 6:00 PM. Coffee County 911 dispatched Emergency units to a critical motor vehicle accident.
The accident is on Highway 105 and Highway 167. The reports are the accident involves a semi and a passenger car.
There are multiple injuries and a vehicle fire.
Multiple law enforcement, Fire and EMS agencies are on the scene. Coffee County Sheriff Department, ALEA - TROOPERS, Enterprise Rescue and some volunteer fire departments.
As more information is available will update.
UPDATED @ 6:36 PM.
The accident is in the 3300 block of Highway 105 and not at the intersection.
UPDATED @ 6:46 PM.
The accident is possibly a single vehicle, semi. There was reported entrapment, which has not been confirmed.
Five Star Volunteer Fire Department is primary fire department assisted by Elba Fire Department.
Units on the scene have called for Coffee County Coroner Robert Preachers to be dispatched so there is a confirmed fatality on the scene.
UPDATED @ 7:07 PM.
Confirmed a two vehicle accident involving a passenger vehicle and a semi. One person was ejected which is the fatality victim.
The driver of the semi was not injured.
Authorities still on the scene investigating. ALEA - Troopers are in charge of the accident investigation.
UPDATED @ 10:16 PM.
Coffee County Coroner Robert Preachers did not respond. No one could ever make contact with Coroner Robert Preachers. A volunteer fireman knew who was Deputy Coroner and contact was finally made with her after two hours.
The Deputy Coroner did respond.
Coffee County Coroner Robert Preachers was defeated the last election. The changing of the guards does not occur until January 2023.
UPDATED ON SATURDAY, JUNE 11, 2022 @ 2:41 PM.
Coffee County Coroner Robert Preachers did respond to the scene. He was at an event in Samson where cell phone service is reported to have been very bad. Contact was made by a Deputy Coroner who got someone to physically report to his location and notify him.