Madison County man dies after wreck on Highway 72 Saturday morning

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MADISON COUNTY, Ala. — A Madison County man died after being ┬áinvolved in a single-vehicle wreck early Saturday morning.

According to the corner press release, Daryl Ward, 45, was traveling westbound in the eastbound lanes of Highway 72 before leaving the roadway and colliding into a utility pole. Ward was pronounced dead at the scene.

The accident occurred on Highway 72 near Promenade Point Parkway in Madison around 5 a.m.

Huntsville Police are investigating the incident.