Phenix City man dies in car accident - WRBL

Phenix City man dies in car accident

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PHENIX CITY, Ala. -

A Phenix City man died on Friday in a car accident.

Russell County Coroner Arthur Sumbry identified the victim as 81-year-old Joe Daniel.

Sumbry says Daniel's car was t-boned by another vehicle on Highway 80 at 431 North. It happened around 1:40 p.m. on Friday. Daniel was pronounced dead at Midtown Medical Center around 3 p.m.

The coroner said a passenger in Daniel's car was injured, but their condition is not known at this time.

Phenix City police is investigating.

Sydney Cameron

Sydney joined the WRBL news team in December 2011 after working as a freelance reporter in Washington, D.C. More>>

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