7 injured in Danley Crossroads wreck

Published 9:48 pm Monday, July 7, 2014


Story, photo courtesy of The Elba Clipper.

A three-car accident at Danley Cross Roads, six miles West of Elba, Monday afternoon at approximately 4:41, resulted in multiple injuries.

Two of the injured were airlifted to Dothan hospitals and a number of others were taken to the Opp hospital by several rescue squads. Elba, Opp and Enterprise rescue squads responded to the emergency, as did the Alabama State Troopers, Coffee County Sheriff¹s Department, Elba Police Department and Elba Fire Department.

Accident investigators were still on the scene trying to establish exactly what happened two hours after the accident. According to some bystanders who were early on the accident, one car was traveling South on Ala 141; another West on Alabama 12 (out of Elba) and the third vehicle was traveling East into the intersection.

The East-West traffic has flashing stop signs and the Ala 141 raffic has a caution light.

The vehicle traveling Hwy 141 was carrying a Missouri family to a week¹s vacation in Florida. Their parents/grandparents were in a car right behind them, but were not involved in the accident.”

State Troopers have identified the drivers and passengers as follows:

• Vehicle No.1- Wendy Ann Donaldson, 39, of Opp was driving a 2009 Honda Pilot. She had two passengers in her vehicle. One passenger was taken by Life Flight to UAB Hospital in Birmingham for life-threatening injuries. Donaldson and the other passenger were transported to the Medical Center in Dothan for treatment of their injuries.

• Vehicle No. 2- Timothy Allen Moore, 39, of Nevada, Mo., was driving a 2010 Ford Taurus. He had three passengers in his vehicle. Mr. Moore was transported to Medical Center in Dothan for his injuries and his passengers were taken to Opp Medical Center for treatment of their injuries.

• Vehicle No. 3- Robert Andrew Marler, 43, of Jack was driving a 2004 Chevrolet Trailblazer. He was not injured in the crash.