Fatal Auto Accident On U.S. Highway 278 In Cherokee County

At 12:15 this afternoon (Friday) Central dispatch notified Piedmont Rescue Squad and Spring Garden Fire of a single vehicle accident at the intersection of Cherokee County Road 8. When emergency crews arrived on the scene they found the vehicle with the driver deceased. The east bound vehicle left the roadway in the curve, went down an embankment and struck a tree. Cherokee County Coroner Paul McDonald was called to the scene and pronounced the driver deceased. The Alabama State Troopers Investigated the accident.

No further details are available at this time.

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin
Share on email
Share on print