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1 dead in early morning Huntsville wreck

Huntsville Police said the man was pronounced dead at the scene.

Posted: Jul. 18, 2018 3:11 AM
Updated: Jul. 18, 2018 9:24 AM

A man is dead following an early morning wreck along Madison Boulevard early Wednesday morning.

Huntsville Police told WAAY 31 that the driver was heading westbound when his car left the roadway.

The driver crashed into a road sign before rolling down the shoulder and smashing into a tree near a chain-link fence on the north side of the road.

The driver was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police blocked off part of one of the westbound lanes of Madison Boulevard while they worked the scene.

The identity of the driver has not yet been released.

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