Fatal wreck in Walker County Thursday

JASPER - A two-vehicle crash at 9:05 p.m. Thursday, March 1, has claimed the life of a Cordova man.

Eldon Eugene Garner, 59, was killed when the 2005 Ford F150 he was driving collided with a 1997 Jeep Grand Cherokee. Garner was pronounced dead at the scene, and both the driver and passenger of the Grand Cherokee were transported to UAB Hospital in Birmingham.

The crash occurred on Arkadelphia Road, approximately three miles north of Jasper. Nothing further is available as Alabama State Troopers continue to investigate.