Coosa County Ala., (WIAT) — A single-vehicle crash at 11 p.m. Friday, May 17, has claimed the life of a Goodwater man. Avery Phillips, 55, was killed when the 2003 Nissan Sentra he was driving left the roadway and struck a tree.
Phillips, who was not using a seat belt, was pronounced dead at the scene. The crash occurred on Alabama 9 near the 165 mile marker, approximately five miles north of Goodwater.
Nothing further is available as Alabama State Troopers continue to investigate.