Jasper teen killed in single-vehicle wreck early Sunday morning

Jasper teen killed in single-vehicle wreck early Sunday morning
One person was killed in a wreck on Highway 19 in Zachary Wednesday, Aug. 28. (Source: unsplash.com)

JASPER, Ala. (WBRC) - A teenager from Jasper was killed early Sunday morning in a single-vehicle crash.

Officials say the vehicle driven by 18-year-old Lucas Higginbotham left the roadway in a curve on Old Duncan Bridge Road at approximately 2:19 a.m. He died at the scene.

The wreck happened nine miles south of Arley.

A touching tribute was posted by the Jasper Viking Football page on Facebook.

It is with heartfelt sorrow that we announce the passing of one of our own. #20 Lucas Higginbotham. Our thoughts and...

Posted by Jasper Viking Football on Monday, February 8, 2021

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