Troy man dies in fatal crash

Published 3:00 am Tuesday, March 21, 2017

A Troy man was killed Friday night when the car he was driving veered off the road and struck a tree.

Enoch Oneal Singleton, Jr., 42, was driving along County Road 1111 six miles north of Troy when the 2000 Ford Taurus left the roadway and collided with a tree at approximately 10:50 p.m.

State Trooper Kevin Cook said Singleton was pronounced dead at the scene.

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The crash report details that Singleton was driving 60 mph in the 45 mph zone and ran off the right side of the road while navigating a left hand curve. Singleton then overcorrected, the report states, and skidded off of the left side of the roadway and into a tree. Singleton was not wearing a seatbelt during the crash according to the report.

Nothing further is available as Alabama State Troopers continue to investigate.