Sunday, December 21, 2014

Man Dies In Lowndes County Car Crash
By Tiffany Lester

A Burkeville man died Saturday afternoon in a car crash, but police say alcohol and speeding was a factor.

Police say the accident happened at 1:15 p.m. just five miles north of Hayneville on Lowndes County 37.

61-year old Albert Charles Fleeton died when the 2001 Ford Mustang he was driving left the roadway and struck a tree.

Police say Fleeton was not wearing a seat belt.