Oneonta man fatally injured in wreck


An Oneonta man was fatally injured in a 6:15 a.m. Jefferson County wreck Dec. 30. According to Alabama Law Enforcement Agency, James W. Langner, 37, was killed when the 2003 Toyota Avalon he was driving left the roadway approximately three miles south of Trussville and struck the concrete base of a light pole.

Langner was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident near the 29-mile marker on Interstate 459. ALEA continues to investigate and no further information is available.