COFFEE COUNTY, AL. (THECOUNT) — Trenton Sanders, of Elba, Alabama, has been identified as the victim in a Sunday morning fatal vehicle crash in Coffee County.

Sanders, 20, was killed in a single-vehicle crash near Elba early Sunday morning.


According to reports, Sanders was operating a Chevrolet Malibu on AL-87, about 15 miles north of Elba, when for unknown reasons, the vehicle crossed centerlines and exited the roadway around 2:10 a.m. Sunday. The vehicle then came into contact with a grouping of trees.

Sanders was pronounced dead at the scene of blunt force trauma injuries.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.


Geo quick facts: Coffee County is a county located in the southeastern part of the U.S. state of Alabama. As of the 2010 census, the population was 49,948. Its county seat is Elba. Its name is in honor of General John Coffee – Wikipedia.