UPDATE: Police identify 2 killed in wreck Thursday

Fatal Crash

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Update, Oct. 1, 2021: Tuscaloosa Police have identified those killed in the wreck Thursday as 40-year-old Marty Dale Green and 35-year-old Ashley Denise Stewart, both of Northport.

The surviving crash victims remain hospitalized as of Friday morning.

Two people are dead and two others are injured in the wake of a head-on crash this morning on University Boulevard East this morning.

The wreck happened near Wildwood Trace and was reported just after 3 a.m. Investigators said they’ve determined a sedan was traveling west on University Boulevard East when it crossed the center line and collided with a pickup traveling east.

A 40-year-old man and 34-year-old woman who were in the pickup were killed on impact, investigators said. A 35-year-old woman, who was a passenger in the truck, was taken to DCH Regional Medical Center with serious injuries.

The 33-year-old male driver of the sedan was taken to DCH for less serious injuries, then transported to UAB Hospital for treatment.

The Tuscaloosa Police Department has not yet released the names of the victims.

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