A single-vehicle crash claimed the life of a Center Point man early this morning, according to a report from the Alabama State Troopers. .
Richard L. Morgan, 64, was killed when the 2009 Ford Focus that he was driving struck a dump truck bed that was in the roadway. The crash happened at 6:20 a.m. on I-459, southbound, on the entrance ramp.
The dump bed was from a tri-axle dump truck that struck the overpass causing the bed to break away from the truck
Seat belts were not in use, according to information in the report. No further information is available, as State Troopers continue to investigate.