Alabama man killed when car flips, catches fire, state troopers said

Published 4:36 pm Sunday, August 27, 2023

An Alabama man was killed early Sunday when his car veered off the road, flipped over and caught fire, state troopers said.

The single-vehicle crash occurred at approximately 2:51 a.m. Sunday, and claimed the life of a Wetumpka, Alabama, man.

Rodriquez M. Edwards, 33, was fatally injured when the 2013 Toyota Avalon he was driving left the roadway, overturned and caught fire.

The crash occurred on Alabama River Parkway, approximately 2 miles north of Montgomery, in Montgomery County.