Sumter County crash claims life

Published 3:10 pm Thursday, October 3, 2019

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A two-vehicle crash Tuesday, Oct. 1, at 4:50 p.m., claimed the life of a Catopa woman.

Emma Gleen Taylor, 64, was killed when the 2016 Honda CRV she was driving collided head-on with a 2007 Mack driven by Donald Ladale Roberts, 52, of Louisville, Mississippi.

Taylor was pronounced dead at the scene.

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The crash occurred on Alabama 17 near the 157 mile marker, approximately one mile south of Emele city limits.

Nothing further is available as ALEA State Troopers continue to investigate.