From The Trussville Tribune staff reports
ST. CLAIR COUNTY — The Alabama State Troopers have reported a fatality that occurred in St. Clair County, five miles west of Pell City.
Troopers responded at 1 a.m. on Mountain Top Loop to a single-vehicle crash that caused fatal injuries to the driver and sole occupant. The victim was identified as 50-year-old Marshall Rubin Perry from Pell City.
The crash occurred when, for unknown reasons, Perry, driving a 1995 Mitsubishi pick-up truck, left the roadway and struck a tree. Perry was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash.