Dump truck overturns, kills Opelika man

tstevens@ledger-enquirer.comJune 4, 2014 

A 60-year-old man was killed Monday when his 2011 Kenworth dump truck overturned on Interstate 85 near Auburn, according to an Alabama Department of Public Safety press release.

Matthew Jacob's vehicle left the road six miles from Auburn around 4:53 p.m., according to the release. He was transported to Midtown Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead at 8:33 p.m.

Investigators later determined Jacob was not wearing his seat belt. No further information was available.

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