AUBURN, Ala. (EETV) - The preliminary investigation of a car crash that resulted in the deaths of Rod and Paula Bramblett has not determined that alcohol or distractive phone usage was a contributing factor. 

A full and complete investigation will be conducted before the case is presented to the District Attorney’s Office for review. This investigation includes, but is not limited to, the examination of crash and vehicle data, accident reconstruction, toxicology, determination of speed and other contributing factors.

The case remains under an ongoing investigation by the Auburn Police Division, the Lee County District Attorney’s Office, the Lee County Coroner’s Office, and the Alabama Department of Forensic Sciences.