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Goodwater teen dies in crash on U.S. Hwy. 280

Published 7:45pm Tuesday, March 18, 2014

A Goodwater teen died Monday afternoon in a three-vehicle crash at the intersection of U.S. Highway 280 and Coosa County Road 111.

The accident, which occurred 10 miles west of Alexander City at 3:20 p.m. Monday, took the life of 16-year-old Jalaura Holley of Goodwater, according to Alabama State Troopers.

Holley was a passenger in a 1992 Lexus ES300 when it collided with a 2003 GMC Yukon, which was then hit by a 2007 Freightliner truck. The drivers of the Lexus and the Yukon were also injured and were transported to area hospitals.

No further information was available as troopers continue to investigate the crash.