From The Tribune staff reports
BLOUNT COUNTY — An Oneonta man has died after being struck by two vehicles on Saturday night in Blount County.
Authorities have identified the victim as 20-year-old Edwin Ramos Sanchez.
According to a release from the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency (ALEA), Sanchez was fatally injured when he was walking along Blount County 39 near Hood Cross Road. Police say he was struck by a 2016 Jeep Cherokee and a 2019 Mazda 3, and was later pronounced deceased at the scene.
The two-vehicle crash took place at approximately 9:48 p.m. Saturday, about two miles east of Oneonta. Troopers with ALEA’s Highway Patrol Division continue to investigate the accident.