Shelby County car crash kills man on Memorial Day

Fatal Crash

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By WVUA 23 Digital Reporter Kyle Hamrick

A 41-year-old man is dead after a two-vehicle crash on U.S. Route 280 west of Chelsea in Shelby County.

Stephen D. Dixon was driving a 2016 Hyundai Santa Fe when Steve Drakeford, 55, struck him in a 2017 Ford F-350 at approximately 5:29 Monday afternoon, according to a release.

Authorities pronounced Dixon dead at the scene.

Troopers with the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency’s Highway Patrol Division continue to investigate the accident.


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