RUSSELL COUNTY, AL (WTVM) - Russell County coroner Arthur Sumbry Jr. has confirmed two teens were killed Sunday in Russell County following a single car crash.
Sumbry pronounced them dead at the scene around 6:30 p.m.
The accident happened at Gulatt Road near Crawford when the jeep rolled over and hit a tree.
The coroner's office says speed played a role in the accident.
The driver was identified as 18 year old Khadajah Core of Opelika. The passenger was 13-year-old Jaquon Trimele of Alexander City.
Another passenger was rushed to the medical center and survived.