54-year-old man killed in crash in Lincoln

From Tribune staff reports

LINCOLN – A two-vehicle crash that occurred Friday, May 3, at approximately 11:05 p.m. has claimed the life of a Booneville, Miss., man, according to Senior Trooper Vu Quang of the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency.

“Ronald J. McKinney, 54, was fatally injured when the 2018 Chevrolet Silverado he was driving struck the 2022 Freightliner tractor driven by Yan Wang, 29, of Lomita, California,” Quang said. “McKinney was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash and was pronounced deceased at the scene.”

The crash occurred on Interstate 20 near the 165 mile marker, within the city limits of Lincoln, in Talladega County. No further information is available as troopers from the ALEAHighway Patrol Division continue to investigate.