From The Trussville Tribune staff reports
BLOUNT COUNTY –According to the Alabama State Troopers Office, a Remlap man and a Springville woman were killed in a single vehicle crash on Friday.
The single-vehicle crash at 3:46 p.m. on Friday claimed two lives. Joseph Franklin Johnson, 27, of Remlap was killed when the 1985 Toyota pickup he was driving left the roadway on Blount County 15 and struck an embankment.
Johnson and his passenger, Christinia Lee Franklin, 29, of Springville were both pronounced dead at the scene.
Neither occupant was wearing a seatbelt. The crash occurred three miles east of Locust Fork.
Nothing further is available as Alabama State Troopers continued to investigate.