Coffee County man dies in crash

A Coffee County man has died in a single-vehicle crash on Thursday, Aug. 1.

According to a press release from the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency, Jake Link Smith, 18, of Jack, was killed when the 1998 Chevrolet S-10 that he was driving left the roadway and overturned at 12:10 p.m. The accident occurred on County Road 215, about 14 miles north of Elba.

The release stated Smith was not using a seatbelt and was ejected from the vehicle.

Nothing further is available as ALEA State Troopers continue to investigate.

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