A 36-year-old Albertville man died Thursday afternoon when a farm tractor struck the vehicle in which he was riding.
Isidro Salvador Garcia was dead at the scene of the 3:20 p.m. crash on Alabama 68 near Collinsville, according to state troopers. Garcia was a passenger in a 1995 Honda that was struck by the tractor at the 17 mile marker, said trooper spokesman Curtis Summerville. The scene is less than a mile west of Collinsville in DeKalb County.
Another passenger in the Honda was taken to a hospital for treatment of injuries, troopers said.
The tractor driver, 86-year-old Herschel Burt, was uninjured, according to a news release from Summerville.
Further information hasn’t been released, as the crash remains under investigation.
Updated at 9:48 a.m. to correct the type of vehicle that was involved.