UPDATE: 2 men ID'ed following deadly wreck on Hwy 80 E. in Macon - WTVM.com-Columbus, GA News Weather & Sports

UPDATE: 2 men ID'ed following deadly wreck on Hwy 80 E. in Macon Co., AL

2 people died on Hwy 80 in Macon County, AL Thursday morning (Source: State Trooper) 2 people died on Hwy 80 in Macon County, AL Thursday morning (Source: State Trooper)

MACON COUNTY, AL (WTVM) – Two have been identified after following a vehicle accident on Highway 80 East and Sol Brown Road Thursday morning.

The Macon County Deputy Coroner identified them as Derrick Shelton,39, of Prattville, Alabama and James McCorvey, 71 of Columbus, Georgia. 

The wreck involved four vehicles and happened at 7:20 a.m. at the 184 mile marker.

According to the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency, the vehicle McCorvey was driving was sideswiped by a vehicle before colliding with Shelton's car. McCorvey was pronounced dead at the scene.

Two other people were injured as their truck collided with McCorvey's vehicle after the initial collision. They were taken to the East Alabama Medical Center in Opelika. 

Alabama State Troopers continue to investigate.

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