Ardmore Police confirm icy road conditions caused a fatal accident on Hwy 53
ARDMORE, Ala. – A man was killed as the result of a weather-related accident Friday evening.
Police said the accident happened around 4:40 p.m. Friday. Icy roads caused a car to slid into oncoming traffic on Hwy 53 just south of Old School House Road.
David R. Shelton, 30, of Pulaski, Tenn., was killed when he car slid into a truck in the oncoming lane. Troopers said Sheton was not wearing a seatbelt and was pronounced dead at the scene.
The driver of the truck was not injured.
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