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Teenager killed in Blount County crash

From The Trussville Tribune staff reports

BLOUNT COUNTY — A single-vehicle crash at 1:55 p.m. Saturday has claimed the life of a Locust Fork teenager, according to Senior Trooper Chuck Daniel.

The teenager was driving a 2004 Ford Expedition that left the roadway on Alabama Highway 79 and struck a tree. He was seriously injured and transported to UAB Hospital where he later died.

According to State Troopers, the driver was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash.

The crash occurred two miles south of Locust Fork.

No further information is available as Alabama State Troopers continue to investigate the crash.

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