DEKALB COUNTY — According to reports from Senior Trooper Brandon Bailey with the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency, a single-vehicle crash took place at approximately 4:44 a.m. Monday, Sept. 26, claiming the life of a Henagar man.
William Keith Love, 54, was fatally injured when the 2001 Dodge Durango that he was driving struck a fence and a ditch then crossed DeKalb County 667 and struck a tree off the roadway. After the impact, the vehicle burst into flames.
Love was not using a seat belt at the time of the crash and was pronounced deceased at the scene. The crash occurred on DeKalb County 667 near DeKalb County 668, approximately five miles south of Henagar, in DeKalb County.
Nothing further is available as Troopers with the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency’s (ALEA) Highway Patrol Division continue to investigate.