A 44-year-old woman is dead after troopers say she swerved left of center, striking a semi Wednesday afternoon.
According to a report, at about 1:30 p.m., Hope Okuly, 44, of Ottawa, was traveling eastbound on state Route 309 near the Marion County and Hardin County line when she drove left of center and crashed into a semi.
After striking the semi, Okuly’s Pontiac Grand Am overturned and landed on the driver’s side.
A Birmingham woman was killed in a wreck possibly related to icy weather north of Marion Tuesday morning.
Emma Evans, 64, killed on Alabama 5 at the 75 mile marker, about 12 miles north of Marion, when the vehicle she was driving hit another around 11:05 a.m., according to a news release from a Alabama State Troopers spokesman.