Alabama Driver Seriously Injured In Accident Hear Hannibal

An Alabama driver was seriously injured in a one-vehicle accident just west of Hannibal just before 8:00 this morning (Sat.). The Highway Patrol reports a pickup driven by 59-year old Eugene Mattox failed to negotiate a curve on Highway 36, traveled off the right side of the roadway, and struck several trees. The Opelika resident was flown to Columbia for treatment.