Limestone County Man Survives Roll-Over Crash

ATHENS, Ala. (WHNT) – An Limestone County man survived a horrific roll-over crash on Highway 251, just north of Thatch Road Thursday morning.

An eyewitness tells WHNT News 19 that the van, traveling north towards Ardmore, ran off the road, slammed into a tree and flipped several times before coming to rest on its top. The driver, Robert Mace, 50, of Elkmont, was trapped inside the wreckage for more than a half-hour.

Mace was flown to Huntsville Hospital where a spokesperson tells us he was treated and released.