Troopers Investigate Deadly Wreck in Limestone County

Posted on: 6:01 am, December 6, 2013, by , updated on: 05:37am, December 6, 2013

LI HWY 251 Wreck

LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) – State troopers are investigating a deadly wreck in Limestone County involving three vehicles.

Emergency crews responded to the wreck on Highway 251 near Holt Road just after 6:00 p.m. Thursday night involving a a car, an SUV, and a pick-up truck.

Authorities say they found the driver of the car, 60-year-old Brenda Eubanks of Athens, dead from injuries sustained in the wreck.

The driver of a second vehicle has been identified as 17-year-old Garett Miller.  He was injured and taken to Athens-Limestone Hospital.

The driver of the third vehicle was not hurt.

Troopers had to shut down the highway for about three hours to investigate the crash.

The road is back open.