Marvin David Patterson Killed in Accident at Cedar Bluff Rd in Centre, AL

August 30, 2022
Victim's Name(s)
Marvin David Patterson
Type of Accident
Commercial Truck
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Where it Happened

Cedar Bluff Rd, Centre, AL, USA

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Cherokee County Police
Vehicles Involved
Log Truck
Cedar Bluff Rd
Injuries Sustained

Fatal injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Logging truck lost control and collided with utility poles before overturning

What Happened

Area authorities confirmed the death of a driver in a crash at Cedar Bluff Rd in Centre, AL on August 30th, 2022. They say the incident happened around 11:30 a.m. According to investigators, a logging truck operated by 59-year-old Marvin David Patterson lost control and crashed after Patterson is said to have suffered a medical emergency at the wheel. The vehicle veered into a pair of utility poles and overturned, leaving Patterson with fatal injuries. Additional information was not immediately available.

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