Hale County crash leaves two dead, one injured

A two-vehicle crash at 6:50 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 8, has claimed two lives and injured one. Kenneth Dwayne Collins Jr., 21, of Faunsdale was seriously injured when the 2013 Ford Fusion he was driving collided head-on with a 2005 Chrysler 300 driven by Eureka Edwards Ford, 39, of Newbern. Collins died while being transported to a local medical facility. The passenger of the Ford, Frankelle Tuihtre Hampton, 20, of Uniontown was pronounced dead at the scene. Ford was transported to DCH Regional Medical Center for treatment of her injuries. The crash occurred on Alabama 69 near the 120 mile marker, approximately one and a half miles south of Havana.


Nothing further is available as Alabama State Troopers continue to investigate.