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Henegar man killed in Jackson Co. crash

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Troopers said the car ran off the road and struck a boulder before hitting the river. (Source: MGN Online) 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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