Area mourns student's death
October 8, 2020
The communities of Atmore and Flomaton are mourning this week as news of a car crash Saturday killed a Flomaton Elementary School student and critically injured other family members.
Jaden James, a sixth grader at Flomaton Elementary School, died when the rear of his family's vehicle was struck last Saturday morning after 9 a.m. James was a rear passenger and died from his injuries at the hospital.
A pickup was traveling southbound on State Road 97 in Escambia County, Fla., south of Tungoil Road, entered the northbound lane attempting to pass other traffic in a no passing zone.