Victim ID'd in Sunday morning fatal car accident in Lee County - WTVM.com-Columbus, GA News Weather & Sports

Victim ID'd in Sunday morning fatal car accident in Lee County

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SALEM, AL (WTVM) - Alabama Law Enforcement Agency Corporal, Jesse Thornton, tells us that one person was killed in a Sunday morning car accident on the 5000 block of Lee Road 379 in Salem.

The accident happened just after midnight.

Ryan Turner, 29, of LaGrange was killed when his 2015 Kia Optima ran off the road, hitting some trees. Turner was not wearing a seat belt and was pronounced dead at the scene.

A preliminary investigation indicates that speed and alcohol were factors in the crash.

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