Decatur man dies in weekend wreck in Blount County



A Decatur man died in a weekend traffic accident in Blount County.

Kenneth Adams Owens, 38, was the driver of a 2000 Pontiac Sunfire that left the road Saturday night and hit a tree on U.S. 31, about four miles south of Garden City, according to the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency (ALEA).

He was pronounced dead and was not believed to have been wearing a seatbelt, according to ALEA.

The Alabama State Troopers are investigating the accident.