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Lafayette man killed in Chambers County crash

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LAFAYETTE, Ala. - A Lafayette man died after his car struck a tree Thursday evening, Alabama State Troopers announced Friday morning.

At 7:05p, Edwin Benton Yancey, 51, was killed when his 1992 Chevy 1500 pickup truck left Alabama 50 and hit a tree. The crash happened about five miles west of Lafayette.

Yancey was not wearing a seat belt, according to Alabama State Trooper Kevin Cook.

The crash remains under investigation.

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