The News Courier in Athens, Alabama

September 17, 2010

One person dies in a wreck on Hwy. 251


— One person has died as a result of a late night one-vehicle wreck on Hwy. 251, just east of Linton Road. The wreck was not found until 6:30 a.m. Friday. Mark Edward Roberts, 39, was killed when he lost control of the Chevy pickup he was driving, according to Limestone County Coroner Mike West. The truck rolled several times and struck a tree. Athens Fire and Rescue assisted at the scene. Roberts was wearing a seat belt.