Auburn man killed in two-vehicle crash in Opelika

OPELIKA, AL (WTVM) – A two-vehicle accident claimed the life of an Auburn man Thursday morning.

Preston Anthony Massey, 27, was killed when the 2006 Chevrolet Impala he was driving was involved in a single-vehicle crash on I-85  near Andrews Rd. in Opelika.

The crash Chevrolet remained in the roadway and was struck by a 2017 Chevrolet Tahoe, driven by a Lee County Deputy.

Massey was pronounced dead a short time later, while the deputy was taken to a local hospital with injuries.

Nothing further is available as Alabama State Troopers continue to investigate.

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