An icy roadway is believed to have been the cause of a single-vehicle wreck that claimed the life of a Fort Payne woman near Collinsville Wednesday.
According to reports from the Jacksonville Post of the Alabama State Patrol, 53-year old Marie Duncan was killed when the vehicle she was driving slid on the ice, left the roadway and struck a tree.
The crash occurred at 7:15 a.m. on County 22 two miles east of Collinsville.
Seat belts were not in use at the time of the crash.
Additional information is not available as Alabama State Troopers continue to investigate.