AL Woman Jarkia Payne ID’d As Victim In Saturday Night Camp Hill Fatal Single-Vehicle Crash

TALLAPOOSA COUNTY, AL. (THECOUNT) — Jarkia Jarnae Payne, of Dadeville, Alabama, has been identified as the victim in a fatal Saturday night single-vehicle crash in Tallapoosa County.

Payne, 21, was killed in a single-vehicle collision Saturday night near Camp Hill.

According to reports, Payne was operating a Nissan Maxima on AL-50 in Camp Hill, when for unknown reasons, the vehicle crossed centerlines and exited the roadway around 8:30 p.m. Saturday. The vehicle then made contact with a substantial tree.

Payne, who was ejected from the vehicle during the wreck, was pronounced dead at the scene of blunt force trauma injuries.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

CORRECTION: THECOUNT erroneously reported Louisiana as Payne’s place of residence. Payne was from Alabama. Thank you Alexandra for this correction.


Geo quick facts: Tallapoosa County is a county located in the east central portion of the U.S. state of Alabama. As of the 2010 census, the population was 41,616. Its county seat is Dadeville – Wikipedia.

AL Man David George Goodling ID’d As Victim In Friday Night Fatal Alex City Boating Crash

ALEXANDER CITY, AL. (THECOUNT) — David George Goodling, of Alburn, Alabama, has been identified as the victim in a fatal boating accident in Alexander City, Alabama Friday night.

Goodling, 65, was killed late Friday after a three-boat collision near the Ridge Marina on Lake Martin, according to the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency.

Officials did not comment on the cause of the deadly wreck.

It is believed to have occurred before 11 p.m. Friday.

A second unknown person was also injured in the wreck and taken to a hospital. Buchanan and his staff called off the investigation into the cause of the crash before 1 a.m. Saturday and said they’d resume after daybreak, reports MontgomeryAdvertiser.

Geo quick facts: Alexander City, known to locals as “Alex City”, is a city in Tallapoosa County, Alabama, United States, with a population of some 14,875. It is known for Lake Martin with its 750 miles of wooded shoreline and 44,000 acres of water – Wikipedia.