Valley man, 52, dies after motorcycle crash in Lee County

A 52-year-old man died early Thursday in a single-vehicle in Lee County crash on Highway 29, according to a news release from the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency.

Authorities said Thomas Cozart of Valley was killed when the 2001 Indian motorcycle he was operating left the roadway and struck a culvert seven miles north of Opelika.

He pronounced dead on the scene at 7:58 a.m. from multiple blunt-force impact injuries.

Nothing further is available as Alabama State Troopers continue to investigate the incident along with the Lee County Coroner’s Office.

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