Current Weather

Currently on MIX 106.5

(Everything I Do) I Do It For You
Bryan Adams


Memory I Don't Mess With
Lee Brice

Eastaboga man loses life in Monday afternoon accident


LINCOLN, Ala.- A two-vehicle crash at 2:40 p.m. Monday, March 20, has claimed the life of an Eastaboga man.

State Troopers say Donald Barth Zientek, 61, was seriously injured when his 1995 Chevrolet Astro Van he was driving collided with a 1999 Perterbilt semi-trailer driven by Paul Richard Clevenger, 58, of Tennessee.

Zientek was transported to UAB Hospital in Birmingham, where he later died. Clevenger, the driver of the Peterbilt was not injured in the collision.

The crash occurred on Alabama Hwy. 77 in the city of Lincoln. No more information is available at this time as Alabama State Troopers continue to investigate.

Jeremy Law for | © 2017, City Media LLC. All Rights Reserved.

Click here to e-mail the reporter.© 2016-2023, City Media LLC/RadioAlabama. All Rights Reserved. RadioAlabama’s network -- MIX 106.5 (& 98.3 HD2), WSGN, KiX 100.3 (& 1290 AM), 105.1 WRFS, KiX 96.3 (& 1050 AM), RadioAlabama Sports, and RA Digital -- along with reports local news around the clock and will keep you up-to-date during breaking news and weather. For real-time alerts from, text NEWS to 59925. Standard text message rates may apply. By signing up, you agree to receive ongoing text message alerts from RadioAlabama. Consent not required for purchase. Up to eight messages per month. Reply STOP to cancel. Reply HELP for help. Message & Data rates may apply. Terms and Conditions/Privacy Policy @