Two Die as Car Runs Off Savannah Highway in Florence

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FLORENCE, Ala. (WHNT) - Authorities in Lauderdale County say two people died when a car ran off Savannah Highway into an embankment.

A truck driver spotted the car around 9 a.m. Friday and dialed 911.  Florence Police believe the car may have run off the road sometime Thursday night, just near County Road 14.

Police haven't released the names of the people who died yet.