One dead, two injured in fatal crash near Opp

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OPP, AL (WSFA) - State Troopers are investigating a fatal crash that occurred 10 miles west of Opp in Covington County.

Investigators say that a 2001 Ford Windstar van collided with a 2008 Ford Express van before overturning on US 84 at the 142.2 mile marker.

Two unrestrained passengers in the Ford Windstar where ejected when the vehicle overturned. One of those ejected was killed and the other injured. The driver of the Ford Express van was injured and taken to a local hospital in Opp.

Names of the deceased are not available for release at this time. State Troopers continue to investigate.

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