Moulton teen dies from wreck injuries

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Sep. 15—MOULTON — A Moulton teenager died Tuesday after being struck by a truck while crossing Alabama 157, 5 miles north of Moulton, on Monday afternoon, according to state troopers.

Troopers said the 17-year-old male was hit by a 1985 Peterbilt truck driven by a Georgia man. The teen, not named by the troopers, was airlifted to Huntsville Hospital with life-threatening injuries.

The accident occurred about 4:30 p.m. Monday.

The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency's highway patrol division is continuing to investigate the incident.

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