Single-vehicle crash claims life of Marion Junction man
Published 8:21 pm Saturday, February 4, 2017
A Marion Junction man died Friday afternoon in a single-vehicle accident outside Valley Grande.
According to Alabama State Senior Trooper Reginal King, 56-year-old Lou Acoff was killed in the accident.
It happened at 12:40 p.m. Friday on Alabama Highway 22.
King said Acoff was killed when the 1991 GMC Van he was driving left the roadway and struck a tree.
The 56-year-old, who was not wearing a seatbelt, was pronounced dead at the scene.
The accident happened near the 34-mile marker, which is two and a half miles east of Valley Grande.
No further information is available at this time. The accident is under investigation by the Alabama State Troopers.