CHILTON COUNTY, Ala. (WIAT) — A Clanton man is dead following a single-vehicle crash that occurred Thursday afternoon.
Leighton Nelson, 44, was killed when the ATV he was driving left the roadway before coming back onto the roadway and overturning around 3:30 p.m., according to the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency. Nelson, who was pronounced dead at the scene, was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash. The crash occurred approximately eight miles from the Clanton city limits.
Nothing else is available as ALEA continues to investigate.