Chambers County, AL (November 20, 2023) – A tragic accident on AL 50 in Chambers County claimed the life of a one-year-old child. The collision occurred near the 51-mile marker, about two miles west of Lanett. The incident happened on Friday, November 17.
The child, a passenger in a vehicle, died after a tractor-trailer struck their car. Following the crash, emergency responders transported the child to a nearby hospital, where they were pronounced dead.
Additionally, the driver of the child’s vehicle sustained injuries. They received treatment at East Alabama Medical Center Lanier in Valley.
Authorities are actively investigating the fatal collision to determine its cause.