The radio voice of the Auburn Tigers, Rod Bramblett and his wife, Paula, were killed in a car accident over the weekend, according to multiple reports.

According to a report from, the accident involved an SUV driven by the Brambletts and another SUV, driven by a 16-year-old. Rod Bramblett was airlifted to the UAB Hospital in Birmingham and Paul Bramblett was rushed to East Alabama Medical Center in Opelika.

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The teen was in serious condition and was also transported to the East Alabama Medical Center.

Sunday morning, Auburn released a statement on the passing of the Brambletts.

“Rod Bramblett, the Voice of the Auburn Tigers, and his wife, Paula, were involved in a serious car accident early Saturday evening in Auburn,” the statement read. “We ask the Auburn Family to keep the Bramblett family in your thoughts and prayers.”

Rod Bramblett was a part of the Auburn broadcast crew for over 30 years and was the play-by-play voice for football and men’s basketball since 2003.