Cropwell man dies in accident
by David Atchison
Nov 16, 2010 | 1764 views |  0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend | print
A Cropwell man died in a single car accident Sunday.

St. Clair County Coroner Dennis Russell said Monday that Justin Clowdus, 29, was pronounced dead on the scene at 1:25 p.m. Russell ruled the cause of death as head trauma.

According to the Alabama Department of Public Safety, Highway Patrol Division, in Birmingham, the accident happened at about 1 p.m. on Rabbit Branch Road, six miles south of Pell City.

Russell said it appeared the 1994 Chevrolet Trailblazer Clowdus was driving left the roadway and struck a tree.

The accident is still under investigation.

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