ATMORE, Ala. (WEAR) — One person has died in an early morning crash in Atmore Monday. According to our media partner, NorthEscambia.com, the driver of a log truck was killed after driving into a wooded area on Byrne Drive, also known as Alto Way, before daylight.
NorthEscambia.com reports the crash damaged a utility pole, which left Alto Products Corporation powerless. About 100 employees were reportedly impacted. Alabama Power worked to repair the damage and restore power to the business. The driver worked for a company in Brewton, Alabama. Alabama State Troopers are investigating this crash. No additional details have been released.