MORGAN COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) – A crash killed a Decatur man and knocked power out for several hundred Joe Wheeler EMC customers Friday morning.

Paul Laronge Bibb, 62, was fatally injured when the 2002 Ford Expedition he was driving left the roadway, overturned and struck a utility pole around 7:30 a.m.

The crash happened near the intersection of New Cut Road and Long Bottom Road, according to the Morgan County Sheriff’s Office.

JWEMC confirmed the pole snapped, knocking out power to 1,800 customers in the Danville and Falkville communities. Power was restored to those customers on Friday.

No further information was available as the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency continues to investigate the crash.