Injured man airlifted after crash

By Web Staff – email

OPELIKA, Ala  (WTVM) – A man was airlifted to Columbus Regional after a single vehicle car crash Sunday night.

According to officials, the accident happened on Oak Bowery Road when the driver of a red Nissan pick-up truck drove off the road, sliding down a large hill and landing in a creek.

Opelika police said no other persons were involved with the accident.

It is unclear at this time why the driver left the road.

The driver's injuries do not seem to be life threatening.

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