MADISON COUNTY, Ala. – A man was killed in a wreck early Saturday morning.
HEMSI spokesman Don Webster confirmed to News 19 the man was injured after his car collided with a concrete utility pole on Winchester Road near Buckhorn High School.
HEMSI crews were called to the scene at 2:04 a.m. and took the man to Huntsville Hospital Trauma Services in critical condition. Webster said the man later died at the hospital.
The damage to the pole led to a major power outage across northeastern Madison County for almost two hours, between 2 and 4 a.m.