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Perry County wreck claims life, ALDOT issues travel advisory

Published 9:06pm Tuesday, January 28, 2014

A two-vehicle crash Tuesday in Perry County claimed the life of a Birmingham woman.

Emma Evans, 64, was killed when the vehicle she was driving collided with another car.

The crash occurred at 11:05 a.m. on Alabama 5 at the 75 mile marker, 12 miles north of Marion.

Preliminary investigation indicates the crash may have been weather-related.

Alabama State Troopers continue to investigate.

The Alabama Department of Transportation has issued a travel advisory for all state, U.S. and Interstate highways and bridges across Alabama.

Road conditions in most parts are hazardous, and drivers should avoid travel until conditions improve.

The Alabama Department of Transportation has issued a travel advisory for all state, U.S. and Interstate highways and bridges across the entire state.

Road conditions in most parts of Alabama are hazardous, and drivers should avoid travel until conditions improve.

All bridges should be considered icy, and drivers should use extreme caution when crossing bridges.

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