Police identify man killed in multiple-vehicle wreck in Decatur

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DECATUR, Ala. — Authorities confirm Charles Ricky Brown has died following a multiple vehicle wreck in Decatur Friday.

According to a Decatur Police Department spokesperson, the wreck took place at Indian Hills Road and Point Mallard Parkway, 300 feet away from the Publix intersection.

From the preliminary investigation, it appears that a vehicle traveling south was impacted by another vehicle traveling south and veered into oncoming traffic. The cars were traveling from Decatur toward Priceville.

One person was air-evacuated while another was sent to Huntsville Hospital.

Stay with WHNT as we work to gather more information.