1 killed, 1 injured in single-vehicle crash on Hwy 171 near Northport

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NORTHPORT, Ala. (WIAT) — One person was killed and another injured in a single-vehicle crash on Highway 171 near Northport.

The victim was driving an SUV, left the roadway and hit a tree around noon. State troopers tell us the driver of the SUV died, and a passenger was taken to DCH Hospital with injuries.

We’ll update this story as more information emerges.

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