Coosa High School Student Fatally Injured in Cave Spring Auto Accident

A teenager was fatally injured in a single-vehicle crash on Highway 411 (Gadsden Highway) at around 4:35 Thursday afternoon. 

According to Jerome Poole with the Floyd County Police Department, a 1995 Honda Accord was traveling westbound and the driver was negotiating a curve when he lost control, traveled across the eastbound lane, went off the roadway and struck a utility pole.

The driver, identified as Marshall Watson, a junior at Coosa High School, was killed.

He was the only occupant of the vehicle.


(Photo courtesy of Coosa Valley News/

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