McIntosh, AL Car Crash Into Tree, Nov 1984


McIntosh, Ala. (AP) - Seven people were killed, including four members of one family, when a car ran off a southern Alabama highway and hit a tree, authorities said.
The cause of the Saturday afternoon accident was not immediately known. Authorities said the road was slightly curved where the wreck occurred.
The victims ranged in age from 17 to 53, said police Chief Willie Richardson. They were identified as VAN REED; JAMES REED; RANDY REED; CLARENCE REED; JOSEPH WEAVER; and MICHAEL DIXON, all of McIntosh, and ROY CORDELLE, hometown unknown.
One surviving passenger, ARNIE ORSO, was in stable condition at the University of South Alabama Medical Center.

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Pennsylvania 1984-11-26