Troy man killed in wreck

Published 3:00 am Thursday, January 8, 2015

A two-vehicle wreck in Midland claimed the life of a Troy man Wednesday morning.

Sean Claude Miller, 24, was killed after the 2006 Mini-Cooper he was driving collide with a dump truck, according to a release from Alabama Law Enforcement Agency State Troopers. The wreck happened at approximately 7 a.m. at the intersection of U.S. Highway 231 and Hinton Waters Road within Midland City limits.

Miller was pronounced dead at the scene by Dale County Coroner Woody Hilboldt.

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The driver of the dump truck was not injured.

Miller was a 2014 graduate of Troy University. He was originally from Bainbridge, Ga. He was a member of the Sound of the South marching band and the symphony band at the university.

Miller is survived by a wife, Sherri, and their young daughter, with another soon-to-be born child. Sherri is the music teacher at Montgomery Catholic Preparatory School.

The crash is still under investigation by the Midland City Police Department and ALEA State Troopers.