Marshall County teen killed in single-car crash

Marshall County teen killed in single-car crash

ARAB, AL (WAFF) - A single-vehicle crash on Saturday proved fatal for a Marshall County teen.

The 16-year-old, whose name was not released, was killed when the Chevrolet Cobolt she was driving left the roadway and struck a fence before overturning.  The teen, who was not using a seat belt, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The crash occurred at 11:12 a.m. on Hulaco Road two miles south of Arab.

Although the circumstances surrounding the crash are still under investigation, preliminary investigation indicates speed was a factor in the crash.

Alabama State Troopers continue to investigate.

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