A New Hope man died Tuesday morning when his truck collided head-on with a utility truck. It happened around 6 a.m. on Cherry Tree Road, which is east of Owens Cross Roads.
Elvis A. Price, 33, died on the scene. He crashed his 1981 Chevrolet truck into a 2000 Ford utility truck driven by Larry Wayne Landrum, Jr.
Landrum, 54, of Owens Cross Roads, was taken to a local hospital for treatment.
Alabama State Troopers are still investigating the crash, but say speed was a factor.