Tuesday, October 4th 2016, 2:24 pm CDT


One person was killed in a wreck on Highway 5 in West Blocton on Tuesday, according to authorities on the scene.

The crash involved a fuel truck and a car. It happened around 11 a.m. at the intersection of Highway 5 and Frog Level Road.

The police chief has not released the name of the victim, but said it is a local resident that he and some of the first responders know well.