Alabama woman killed in two-vehicle wreck Wednesday night

Published 7:05 am Friday, February 18, 2022

An Alabama woman was killed in a two-vehicle wreck Wednesday night.

The two-vehicle crash that occurred at approximately 7:46 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 16, claimed the life of Teresa A. Melvin, 57,  of Newville.

The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency’s Highway Patrol Division reports that Donald T. Glenn, 41, of Dothan was driving a 2003 Ford Mustang which was stationary in the roadway when it was struck in the rear end by a 2018 Hyundai Elantra driven by Andrew J. Cooley, 21, of Midland City.

A passenger in the Elantra, Teresa A. Melvin, 57, was not utilizing her seat belt at the time of the crash and was fatally injured.

Melvin was pronounced deceased at the scene.

The crash occurred on U.S. 431 near the 21 mile marker inside the city limits of Kinsey, in Houston County.

Nothing further is available as Troopers with the (ALEA) continue to investigate.