A single-vehicle accident claimed the life of a Slocomb man early Tuesday morning.
According to the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency, Marcus Neal Fleming, 18, was killed when the 2007 Honda he was driving left the road and overturned on Houston County Road 13, a mile east of U.S. 431.
Fleming was not wearing a seat belt and was thrown from the vehicle. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Speed is believed to be a factor in the wreck, said ALEA Sgt. Michael Simmons.
No further information was available at this time. The accident is still under investigation by ALEA.