Troopers said the car ran off the road and struck a boulder before hitting the river. (Source: MGN Online)
JACKSON COUNTY, AL (WAFF) -
A Henegar man was killed in an overnight car
crash, according to state troopers.
The crash happened around 1:15 a.m. Thursday
on Jackson County 67, two miles south of Scottsboro.
24-year-old Billy Charles Ferguson was killed
when his car left the road and hit a boulder before running into the river. He
was pronounced dead at the scene.
Crystal Barron, a passenger in the car, was
injured and taken to an area hospital for treatment.
Troopers are still investigating the crash,
but said speed and alcohol were factors.
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