Investigation underway after fatal wreck in construction zone near Hartford


Photo: Rickey Stokes News

HARTFORD, Ala. (WDHN) – Several vehicles were involved in a fatal wreck Wednesday near Hartford.

The accident happened just before noon on Alabama Highway 167 near Geneva County Road 16, just south of Hartford. Numerous first responders from across Geneva County responded to the scene. An ALDOT re-surfacing project is ongoing along the stretch of roadway where the wreck occurred.

Photo: Rickey Stokes News

According to reports, one person died at the scene. Another person was air-flighted to a local hospital.

Troopers with the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency are investigating the cause of the wreck.

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