Officer-involved wreck killed passenger in civilian vehicle in Madison County
MADISON, Ala. – Madison Police said they are on the scene of a wreck with injuries on Wall Triana and McCrary Road.
Details are limited but the wreck has blocked traffic going both ways on Wall Triana. Madison Police posted on Twitter saying a Madison City police officer was involved in the initial wreck in their cruiser. The officer and driver of the second vehicle were transported to Huntsville Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
A passenger in the civilian vehicle died Sunday afternoon, according to Lt. Michael Johnson with Huntsville Police. HPD identifies the passenger as 92-year-old Phyllis Pine.
Emergency crews transported Pine and the police officer from the scene to the hospital. The police officer is still in the hospital.
Police say more details will become available throughout the upcoming week.
After leaving the scene of the wreck, HEMSI Spokesperson Don Webster said an ambulance was involved in a second wreck transporting a person to the hospital. That wreck occurred on Wall Triana near Hwy 72. Webster said there were no injuries with the second wreck.
WHNT News 19 is gathering more details.