From The Tribune staff reports
RAGLAND – A single-vehicle crash that occurred at approximately 7:45 p.m. on Thursday, March 9, has claimed the life of a Ragland man, announced Alabama Law Enforcement Agency (ALEA).
“Juan R. Sanchez, 46, was fatally injured when the 2005 Toyota Tacoma that he was driving left the roadway and struck a tree,” ALEA Senior Trooper Brandon Bailey said. “Sanchez was not using a seat belt at the time of crash and was pronounced deceased at the scene.”
The crash occurred on U.S. 231 near Oaks Lane, approximately seven miles north of Pell City, in St. Clair County.
Nothing further is available as Troopers with the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency’s Highway Patrol Division continue to investigate.