Local News

1 Dead in Olivia Wreck

Posted May 3, 1997 12:00 a.m. EDT

— One person was killed and another seriously injured in a wreck in Olivia Friday night. Authorities say they suspect alcohol may have been a factor.

According to officials, a Honda Accord crossed the center line of Highway 87, and smashed into a mail truck.

Troopers who responded to the accident call said they found beer cans in the car.

The driver of the mail truck suffered minor injuries when the truck veered into the woods after the collision.