One dies in weekend accident

One dies in weekend accident

One person is dead this afternoon after a fatal accident in Limestone County.

The accident happened around 11:00 p.m. on Highway 31 by the river bridge in Decatur.

Saturday morning, the northbound lane on Highway 31 was completely shut down for a few hours.

According to Decatur Police a white vehicle was traveling in the northbound lane when it hit the back of the gray car. The woman driving the white vehicle was taken to Decatur Hospital.

The man in a gray vehicle was pronounced dead on the scene.