By CPL. JESS THORNTON
A two-vehicle crash at 3:32 p.m. today, Sept. 2, claimed the life of a Jacksons Gap woman. Susan Burkhalter, 45, was killed when the 2007 Mazda Touring she was driving collided with a 2015 BMW.
Burkhalter, who was not using a seat belt, was pronounced dead at the scene. Two passengers in the Mazda were injured and transported to local hospitals.
The driver of the BMW was transported to a local hospital with injuries as well.
The crash occurred Alabama 50 near the three-mile marker, approximately eight miles north of Tallassee. Nothing further is available as ALEA State Troopers continue to investigate.