Man in critical condition after Decatur car crash

One driver was transferred to Huntsville Hospital due to the seriousness of his injuries.

Posted: May 25, 2018 8:43 AM

A 74-year-old man is in critical condition at Huntsville Hospital following a crash Thursday afternoon in Decatur.

Decatur Police said Johnny McDowra of Decatur, after stopping at the stop sign, drove his Buick into the path of Honda Accord at West Moulton Street and 6th Avenue NW.

Emergency crews had to extract McDowra from his car.

He, along with the driver of the Honda - 61-year-old Jerry Latham of Trinity - were taken to Decatur-Morgan Hospital before McDowra was taken to Huntsville Hospital.

There is no word on the condition of Latham.

Decatur Police continue to investigate the crash.

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