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Posted on: May 28, 2022

TRAFFIC FATALITY

Fatality

On 05/28/2022 at approximately 8:42 a.m., the Opelika Police Department responded to a multiple vehicle crash with injuries in the 2700 Block of Westpoint Parkway. Upon arrival, first responders located a three vehicle crash and several victims with serious injuries. One of the passengers, a 5-year-old juvenile, was removed from the vehicle and appeared to be in cardiac arrest.  Medics began life-saving measures while transporting the child to East Alabama Medical Center where they succumbed to their injuries at 10:11 a.m. Two victims, a 34-year-old female and a 10-year-old juvenile, were transported via ambulance, and a 46-year-old female was transported via helicopter, to Piedmont Columbus Regional Hospital in Columbus, GA. A 9-year-old juvenile was transported via helicopter to Children’s of Alabama in Birmingham, AL for treatment. This case remains under investigation by the Opelika Police Department. If you have any information on this case, please contact the Opelika Police Department at (334) 705-5200 or the Secret Witness Hotline at (334) 745-8665. Tips can be submitted through our Opelika Police Mobile App. You may wish to remain anonymous.

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