Samuel Phillips, 57, died in a single-vehicle accident around mile marker 206, about a mile away from the Ranburne/Heflin exit at Alabama 46, according to Cleburne County Coroner Ben McKnight. McKnight said Phillips was from the Birmingham area.
According to Alabama State Troopers, the accident occurred at 7:15 p.m.
The accident is still under investigation by troopers office, said Trooper Charles Dysart, and no further information was available Sunday.
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