Two semi-trucks collide killing one driver, troopers report

Published 9:30 pm Saturday, December 17, 2022

Two semi-trucks collided Friday in Alabama killing one of the drivers, state troopers said.

Kenwin C. Printup, 50, of Dalton, Georgia, was injured after his 2021 Peterbilt truck struck logs being hauled by a 2000 Freightliner truck driven by Christopher A. Kidd, 50, of Memphis.

Alabama troopers said Printup was not wearing a seatbelt when the accident happened. He was pronounced dead at the scene. The wreck happened 4 miles east of Huntsville on U.S. 72.