ARAB, Ala. — State authorities are investigating the flooding death of a Guntersville teen.
According to the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency (ALEA), the 18-year-old was killed when the vehicle they were driving crossed over a water-covered Friendship Road in Arab around 11 p.m. on Wednesday, October 6.
The vehicle, identified as a 2007 Ford 500, was carried off the road where it was then submerged.
The Marshall County Coroner’s Office confirmed to News 19 last week that 18-year-old Stormy Aldonza Hernandez was found dead in the same area around 7 a.m. on Thursday morning.
The Marshall County Coroner’s Office also confirmed a four-year-old child was killed in a separate incident as a result of flash flooding in Marshall County.