UPDATE: One fatality in five-car crash on I-65

UPDATE: One fatality in five-car crash on I-65
Fatal accident near Lacon Exit on I-65 (Source: Morgan County Sheriff's Office)

CULLMAN COUNTY, Ala. (WAFF) - Authorities identified a woman who died following a five-vehicle wreck in Cullman County Friday morning.

Kristin Hudson Cohn, 32, of LaGrange, Georgia, was killed when the 2004 Mazda MVP she was riding in was struck by a 2008 GMC Yukon.

The collision happened when the Mazda struck a vehicle in the southbound lane before crossing the median where it was struck by the Yukon. Cohn, was sitting in the passenger seat and not using a seat belt, she was pronounced dead at the scene.

The drivers of both vehicles and one juvenile passenger were injured and were transported to local hospitals. The occupants of the other involved vehicles were not injured.

The crash occurred on Interstate 65, five miles north of Cullman. Nothing further is available as ALEA Troopers continue to investigate.

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