One killed in weekend Decatur wreck

The two-vehicle crash happened Saturday afternoon on Somerville Road, police said.

Posted: Apr 23, 2018 10:27 AM
Updated: Apr 23, 2018 11:55 AM

Decatur police are investigating a Saturday afternoon wreck that left one person dead.

Police said Lillian Morris, 85, was found in the back seat of a car that collided with a truck in the 1500 block of Somerville Road SE. She was taken to Decatur Morgan Hospital, where she was pronounced dead.

The wreck happened on Somerville Road between Chenault Drive and 11th Street SE around 4 p.m.

The cause of the wreck is still under investigation.

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