UPDATE: 3 dead, 2 injured in Bullock County Crash

Tools

By Sarah Cantey

An early morning crash left two men and a woman dead and two small children fighting for their lives. 

According to Trooper Kevin Cook,  the woman and the eldest of three children are dead.
Renner Austin, 29 years old from Union Springs, Darjean Williams, 26 years old from Midway, and Monique Williams, 9 years old from Midway, were identified as the deceased. 
 
It happened around 6 a.m. Friday on Bullock County Road 89 near Midway. It's still not known what caused the accident, but the 1998 Ford Explorer rolled many times. 
 
Authorities say the 2 adults and three children were not wearing their seat belts and were all ejected from the car.
 
Johnny Adams, a county commissioner who knows the Austin family said, "I know that the people in Bullock County will support this family, will put their arms around this family. And the churches and friends and family will pray for this family and the family will get through this. Even though it is a very difficult time." 
 
Nvila Siyvester, 6 years old  Midway was also in the car, according to Trooper Kevin Cook she was taken to Children's Hospital in Birmingham with life-threatening injuries. Dekeem Siyvester, 5 years old from Midway, was taken to Children's with serious injuries. 
 
The Bullock County Sheriff's Office, Union Springs Police and Alabama State Troopers are handling the investigation into the crash.
 

 





This content requires the latest Adobe Flash Player and a browser with JavaScript enabled. Click here for a free download of the latest Adobe Flash Player.

Poll

Should Alabama Allow TV Cameras in Courtrooms?

  • Yes
  • No

What's onFull Schedule

Hot Video From AP

AP Video