Opelika police looking for semi-truck involved in crash on Marvyn Parkway

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OPELIKA, Ala. – Opelika police are looking for a semi-truck owner and/or the identity of the driver.

Police say, Tuesday, January 24 at 5:26 p.m. they responded to a traffic crash with injuries on Marvyn Parkway at the railroad overpass involved a log truck involving a dark, older model semi-truck hauling logs.

The logs were secured to the trailer with yellow tie down straps and the semi-truck was last seen leaving the scene of the crash and traveling northbound on Marvyn Parkway near Interstate 85.

Police say during the crash the log truck struck the railroad overpass across Marvyn Parkway and lost some of its logs. The logs that fell, struck several other vehicles and caused injuries to some of the occupants of those vehicles.

Anyone with any information pertaining to this crash, to who may own the semi-truck, or to the identity of the driver, please contact the Opelika Police Department at (334) 705-5200 (ask for an on duty patrol supervisor) or the Secret Witness Hotline (334) 745-8665.

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