A traffic accident in Level Plains resulted in a fatality, according to a press release from the Level Plains Police Department.
Level Plains Police Chief Ivan Keith Gray said that at approximately 8:30 p.m. on Oct. 6 a pedestrian was struck in traffic by a motor vehicle at Highway 84 and County Road 109, also known as Cairns Field Road in Level Plains.
Jermaine Lee Jones, 36, died as a result of the accident, according to Gray.
Gray said the incident is still under investigation and he thanked the Dale County Sheriff’s Office, Level Plains Volunteer Fire Department, Alabama Law Enforcement Agency and Daleville Police Department for their help.
“Our prayers go out to the family because this is a tragedy,” Gray said.