Overnight Traffic Accident Claims Life of Ozark Man

Publish Date: October 4, 2016
Written by: Sheriff's Office
Categories: News

Birmingham, AL 10/04/2016

A single car accident last night claimed the life of a 45 year old man from Ozark.

At about 9:30 last night deputies responded to a report of a single car accident in the 4100 block of Mud Creek Road in Adger.

They arrived to find an overturned Dodge truck down an embankment. The driver and lone occupant was found deceased inside the truck.

The investigation indicates that the truck was traveling west on Mud Creek Road at a high rate of speed. The driver lost control. The truck left the road and struck a tree before coming to rest on its side.

The victim has been identified as 45 year old Jade Richard East of Ozark, Alabama.

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