Scottsboro teen dies in car crash

ALEA Troopers are investigating the incident

Posted: Jul 20, 2021 1:50 AM
Updated: Jul 20, 2021 1:50 AM

An investigation is underway after a 19-year-old died in a single-vehicle crash.

Authorities said it happened on Alabama 79 near Jackson County 21 at around 6 a.m. Monday morning. That is just five miles north of Scottsboro.

They said the Scottsboro teen died at the scene after his car ran off the road and hit a tree.

Right now, Troopers with the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency’s (ALEA) Highway Patrol Division continue to investigate.

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