CULLMAN, Ala. – One person has died following a two-vehicle crash in Cullman County on Thursday.
Alabama State Troopers say Samantha Eugenia Wilkerson, 28, of Lacey’s Spring, was killed when the 2008 Hyundai she was driving hit an 18-wheeler and overturned. Wilkerson was pronounced dead at the scene.
The driver of the truck was injured and transported to the hospital.
A preliminary investigation indicates texting while driving may have been a factor in the crash, though Alabama State Troopers are still looking into the cause of the wreck.
The accident happened at 2:41 p.m. on Cullman Co Road 1435 about six miles north of Cullman. The photographs below were sent to us by one of our viewers, Micheal Bennett.