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Driver killed in head-on collision in Opelika

The Opelika Police Department is investigating a fatal car accident involving two cars.  

The accident happened around 1:00 p.m. Tuesday in the 1400 block of Old Columbus Road.

Officers say a Honda Civic traveling east on Old Columbus road crossed the center line and struck Buick Century head-on.

The driver of the Honda died around 2:30 p.m. at the hospital from injuries sustained from the accident. Officials are not releasing the deceased's name until the next of kin has been identified.

The driver of the Buick was also taken to the hospital for treatment. 

News Leader 9 is following this story. We'll have the latest information as soon as it becomes available. 

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