Additional information has been released by the Ft Payne Police Department regarding the fatal accident occurring during the early morning hours of Tuesday.
At 1:14am, Gregory Paul King, age 49 of Ft Payne was fatally injured when he lost control of his 1999 Mazda Millenia while traveling south on Desoto Parkway.
The vehicle left the roadway and King was ejected; he was pronounced dead at the scene.
According to the official accident report, it’s believed he was not wearing his seat belt when the wreck occurred.
The cause of the accident remains under investigation by the Ft Payne Police Department.