Man Dies Overnight in Single-Vehicle Wreck

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) — A single-vehicle wreck claimed the life of one man overnight.

It happened just after 1:00 a.m. on Wednesday. According to police, the driver was going up the mountain on Governor’s Drive eastbound in a BMW sedan when he lost control and crashed head-on into a tree.

HEMSI paramedics and Huntsville Fire and Police responded to the scene. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene. His name has not been released at this time.