On October 2, 2023, Dothan Police Traffic investigators were dispatched to a traffic accident at the intersection of West Saunders Road and Blackman Road. A motorcycle and a sport utility vehicle were involved in the accident. Upon arrival of officers, it was determined that the driver of the motorcycle, Scott Baxter of Dothan, had sustained critical injuries. Mr. Baxter passed away at the scene from his injuries. The occupant of the other vehicle only sustained minor injuries from the accident. The accident is currently under investigation by the Dothan Police Traffic Division.
The Dothan Police Department would like to extend our sincere condolences to the family of Mr. Baxter and to those involved in the accident.