Man Killed in Traffic Accident



One person is dead and two are injured after two cars collided with a log truck.

Traffic was stopped on US Highway 31 as Troopers and cleanup crews helped to clear the scene.

Two cars and a log truck collided scattering dozens of heavy logs across the road.

The accident happened shortly after 11 a.m. Thursday.

The driver of the truck was killed and the other two have minor injuries and are being treated at a local hospital.

The truck driver has been identified as 67-year-old Hilton Harkness of Georgiana.

The accident is still being investigated.

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