Police identify man killed in Decatur wreck

DECATUR, Ala. – Decatur Police have identified the man killed in an early-morning wreck. Officers say Christopher Oneal Fitch, 31, died at the scene.

The wreck happened around 3:30 Thursday morning near the intersection of Old Moulton Road and Moulton Street. Emergency crews arrived to find a wrecked 1992 Mercury Grand Marquis. Officers say the car left the road and hit a tree.

Investigators say Fitch was not wearing a seat belt, and was thrown from the car.

Morgan County Coroner Jeff Chunn pronounced Fitch dead at the scene of the wreck.

Old Moulton Road was closed from Pine Avenue to Moulton Street for several hours.