BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — A four-vehicle crash on Thursday morning claimed the life of an Oxford woman who was not wearing a seat belt according to law enforcement.
Kristen Bell, 29, was driving a 2006 Honda Civic when a 2018 Ford F-250 struck her vehicle near the 12 mile marker in Chelsea on Highway 280. The truck was driven by 22-year-old Sylacauga man Allen Montel Barefield; Alabama Law Enforcement Agency reports that Bell, who was not wearing a seat belt, was pronounced dead on scene.
A 2016 Honda CRV and a 2004 Chevrolet Silverado were also involved in the crash, which occurred at approximately 7:15 a.m. No other information is available at this time as ALEA continues to investigate.
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