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Woman killed in one-vehicle crash

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OPELIKA, AL (WTVM) – The Opelika Police Department tells News Leader 9 a woman died early Saturday from injuries she sustained in a one-vehicle crash.

We are told on around 12:40 a.m. CST. officers discovered that a 2005 Chevrolet Equinox struck a tree head on in Hickory Have Trailer Park in Opelika.

Thirty-four-year-old Veleta Hodge, of Opelika, was flown from the scene to the Columbus Regional Medical Center. An ER doctor pronounced her dead around 2:15 a.m. CST.  Hodge sustained serious head injuries.

The driver of the Equinox has been identified as 36-year-old Montay Decarlos of Opelika.
No other details about this accident are known at this time.

The cause of the accident remains under investigation by the Opelika Police Department.

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