Traffic Accident Results in Fatality in South Huntsville

Posted on: 7:00 pm, May 24, 2013, by , updated on: 10:25pm, May 24, 2013

Photo: Daniela Perallon

Photo: Daniela Perallon

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – There has been a traffic accident with fatality at King Drake Rd. north of Caldwell Ln.

According to police, a 21-year-old male was traveling southbound on King Drake Rd in south Huntsville with a group of motorcycle riders.

Police think the driver may have been trying to pop a wheelie when he lost control of his motorcycle.  Only one vehicle was involved in the wreck.

Traffic is being detoured to US 72 for cars trying to get to Dug Hill.