CLAY COUNTY -- A Goodwater man was injured in a two-vehicle accident Thursday that left two people dead, according to a press release from Alabama State Troopers.
The crash occurred at 2:35 p.m. in Clay County when a 2016 Toyota Avalon driven by Robert Paul Herriott, 75, was struck by a 2014 Chevrolet Silverado. Herriott and his passenger, Mary Lou Herriott, 73, were both killed. Both were from Carrollton, Georgia.
The crash occurred on Alabama Highway 9 at the 173 mile marker, 10 miles south of Ashland. Robert and Mary Lou Herriott were pronounced dead at the scene
The driver of the Silverado was identified as Arthur Ray Odem, of Goodwater. Odem was transported to Russell Medical Center for his injuries.
Nothing further is available as Alabama State Troopers continue to investigate.