Submitted by ALEA

A two-vehicle crash that occurred at approximately 2:48 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 14, 2021, has claimed the life of a Union Springs man.

Kareem A. Hooks, 39, was driving a 2010 Ford Fusion, which crossed over the center of the roadway and collided head-on with a 1995 GMC C1500 driven by, Karey Pritchett, 30, of Midway.

Hooks was pronounced deceased at the scene.

The crash occurred on Alabama 51 near the 59-mile marker, approximately six miles south of Midway.

Nothing further is available as Trooper with the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency’s (ALEA) Highway Patrol Division continues to investigate.

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