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Atmore man killed in car crash

By By Staff Report
According to the Alabama Department of Public Safety Highway Patrol Division, Evergreen Post, an Atmore man was killed Tuesday night in a car accident.
At approximately 10 p.m. Tuesday Johnnie Wayne Powell, 50, of Atmore was fatally injured in a two-vehicle accident occurring six miles north of Atmore on County Road 1. Powell was traveling in a 1997 Jeep.
Jeremy Robert Hall, 27, of Atmore was also injured. Hall was traveling in a 2005 Chevrolet PK.
Both men were taken to Atmore Community Hospital.
The accident is under investigation by state troopers.
The Advance Web site will be updated as soon as more information regarding the accident becomes available.