Man killed after truck hits several trees


COVINGTON COUNTY, Ala. (WDHN) — An Opp man is dead after a single-vehicle crash Friday afternoon.

Donald Jess Jackson, 71, of Opp died after his Dodge Ram left Hattaway Road around 2:45 p.m. and hit some trees. The truck flipped over in the process.

Jackson was not wearing a seatbelt at the time.

The wreck happened around five miles south of Opp. ALEA is still investigating.

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