Deadly Wreck: Driver Hits Utility Pole in Hazel Green
HAZEL GREEN, Ala. (WHNT) – One person died in a wreck Monday morning in Hazel Green.
Alabama State Troopers say Jack E. Carney, 42, of Powell, Tennessee died when the 2007 Ford he was driving left the roadway and hit a utility pole.
This happened about 6:25 a.m. on Joe Quick Road at Narrow Lane, about 10 miles north of Huntsville.
Carney died at the scene. Troopers say he was not wearing a seat belt.
Huntsville Utilities repaired the damage to the pole.
Troopers continue to investigate the crash. They say speed was a factor.