Phenix City man killed in car accident

Taylor Zito, an 18-year-old Phenix City man, was killed in a two-car accident Thursday evening.

The accident occurred on Highway 80 between Summerville Road and 13th Avenue in Phenix City.

Russell County Coroner Arthur L. Sumbry Jr. pronounced Zito dead at 9:29 p.m.

Sumbry said that Zito, who lived at 81 Lee Road in Phenix City, was a passenger in one of the vehicles and died of multiple blunt force injuries.

Phenix City police are investigating.