79-year-old man killed in Etowah County crash
From The Trussville Tribune staff reports
ETOWAH COUNTY — A two-vehicle crash at 6:30 a.m. on Friday has claimed the life of an Attalla man.
Robert Lowell Hyland, 79, was killed when the 2010 Chevrolet Malibu he was driving collided with a 2016 Volvo Tractor-Trailer. Hyland was airlifted to Gadsden Regional Hospital where he later died.
The driver of the Volvo was not injured. The crash occurred on Alabama Highway 77 two miles west of Attalla.
No further information is available as Alabama State Troopers continue to investigate.