Passenger killed in Sunday morning wreck in Lawrence County, driver transported to hospital

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LAWRENCE COUNTY, Ala. — According to authorities, a Muscle Shoals man died Sunday morning after being involved in a single vehicle wreck.

Austin Scott Terry, 23, was killed when the 2004 GMC Sierra in which he was a passenger left the roadway, struck a culvert, and overturned in a creek. Terry was pronounced dead at the scene.

The vehicle’s driver, Brennen Shane Wimbs, 24, of Muscle Shoals, was transported to Huntsville Hospital.

The crash occurred at 7 a.m. on Lawrence County 314, seven miles north of Town Creek.  Nothing further is available as Alabama State Troopers continue to investigate.