A two-vehicle accident that happened near Moulton on Friday, July 5, claimed the life of Joel Grant Coan, 54 of Mt. Hope.

Coan was killed when the 1987 Toyota pickup he was driving was struck by a tractor-trailer while crossing Alabama Highway 24, Alabama State Troopers said.

Troopers said the crash occurred at the intersection of Highway 24 and County Road 50, nine miles west of Moulton. Coan was pronounced dead at the scene.

Troopers continue to investigate.

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