Madison County man killed in single vehicle wreck Friday night

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Madison County, Ala. — A Madison County man died Friday night after a single vehicle wreck.

Melvin Charles Jarrett, 50, of New Market was killed when the 1969 Chevrolet Nova he was driving left the roadway and struck a culvert. Jarrett, who was not using a seat belt, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The crash occurred at 10:55 p.m. on Elkwood Section Road, 12 miles north of Huntsville.

Nothing further is available as Alabama State Troopers continue to investigate.