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Man killed in Colbert County crash

State troopers said the victim was not wearing his seat belt.

Posted: Jan. 5, 2018 9:18 AM

A Muscle Shoals man was killed when his truck was hit by an 18-wheeler Friday morning, Alabama State Troopers said.

James Matthrew Wilcoxson, 32, was pronounced dead at Helen Keller Hospital, troopers said.

The wreck happened just after 6 a.m. at the intersection of Alabama Highway 157 and County Road 61.

Troopers said Wilcoxson was not wearing a seat belt.

The wreck is still under investigation.

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