One-Year-Old Killed in Crash Involving Wrecker in Cullman County

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HOLLY POND, Ala. (WHNT) — A child was killed in a car crash Monday evening, one day shy of her first birthday.  It happened just before 6:00 p.m. on U.S. Highway 278 in Holly Pond.  According to Alabama State Troopers, two passenger vehicles and a wrecker were involved in the crash.

Troopers identify the victim as Sophia Johnson of Hanceville.  The child’s mother, Jasmine Johnson, was driving.  She was injured along with a second child in the vehicle.  Troopers say Sophia Johnson’s first birthday would have been today, June 11.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.