A Monday night, Dec. 3, accident claimed the life of an Oneonta man. According to the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency, Jerry Wayne Gibbs, 70, was killed when the Yamaha V-Star motorcycle he was operating left the roadway and overturned. Gibson was pronounced dead on the scene.
The 9:50 p.m. crash occurred four miles east of Oneonta on U.S. Highway 231. The accident remains under investigation and no further information is available.