Fa­ther and son kill each other in crash

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A FA­THER and son both died af­ter drunk­enly smash­ing their cars into EACH OTHER.

Jef­frey and Austin Brasher were killed in the head-on col­li­sion af­ter they crashed their sep­a­rate pick-up trucks into each other, in Fayette County, Alabama.

Jef­frey was pro­nounced dead at the scene, while his son was rushed to hos­pi­tal, where he later died.

One fam­ily mem­ber posted on so­cial me­dia: “Our hearts are bro­ken. There are no words to de­scribe the loss of los­ing both Jeff Brasher and Austin Brasher.”

The col­li­sion hap­pened at around 4am and al­co­hol is be­lieved to have played a part.

Po­lice also con­firmed that nei­ther Jef­frey, 50, nor his 22-year-old son had been wear­ing their seat­belt at the time.

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