WALKER COUNTY –According to the Alabama State Troopers office, a single-vehicle crash at 10:20 a.m. on Saturday, claimed the life of a Jasper man.
Michael Wiley Gossett, 73, was killed when the 1998 Chevrolet pickup he was driving left the roadway and struck a tree. Gossett was transported to UAB Hospital in Birmingham where he died at 12:35 p.m.
The crash occurred on Burrows Crossing Road, near Drummond Road, five miles north of Jasper. Nothing further is available as Alabama State Troopers continue to investigate.