Log truck involved in fatal wreck on Highway 157 - WAFF-TV: News, Weather and Sports for Huntsville, AL

Log truck involved in fatal wreck on Highway 157

A truck ran into the back of a log truck. A truck ran into the back of a log truck.
COLBERT COUNTY, AL (WAFF) -

Authorities are asking drivers to avoid the intersection of Highway 157 and Highway 20 in Colbert County because of a fatal accident.

A pickup truck ran into the back of a log truck at the intersection.

The coroner said one man died as a result of blunt force trauma from impact of hitting the rear of the log truck. He was the only one in the truck.

Emergency crews worked to clean the accident scene and direct traffic.

29-year-old Abraham Figueroa Castaneda of Town Creek was killed in the accident.

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