Coroner identifies victims of fiery, head-on crash on Hwy 31
HARTSELLE, Ala. – Decatur Police confirm a 27-year-old Danville woman died just after midnight, when a Jeep Grand Cherokee – going the wrong way on Hwy 31 S – crashed head-on into her Dodge Durango.
Investigators say it happened just north of Bowles Bridge Road.
First responders found people trapped in both vehicles. One of the SUV’s was on fire.
One of the Durango’s passengers was flown to Huntsville Hospital by Air Evac. The other went by ambulance to Decatur Morgan Hospital.
However, the driver – Tiah Nicole Loggins – was pronounced dead at the scene by the Morgan County Coroner.
The driver of the Jeep Grand Cherokee, who had been going north in the southbound lanes, was also killed.
The coroner confirms that 28-year-old Stephen Anthoney Keeton was killed while driving the Jeep Grand Cherokee.