DeKalb County, AL Resident Killed in 2 Vehicle Crash on Monday

A DeKalb County man was killed and a Cherokee County man injured in a two-vehicle crash taking place during the early morning hours of Monday.

According to an Alabama Law Enforcement Agency accident report, the collision took place around 4:15am on DeKalb County Road 483, and involved a 2001 Nissan driven by a male resident of Ft Payne – who was fatally injured; and a 2004 Kia being driven by a male resident of Leesburg – who was transported for treatment of non-specified injuries.

The name of the deceased has not yet been released and no information regarding an update on the condition of the injured party has been issued thus far.

That accident remains under investigation by Alabama State Troopers.