Tuscaloosa man dead after Saturday afternoon wreck

Fatal Crash Wreck

A Tuscaloosa man is dead in the wake of a two-vehicle crash around 12:30 Saturday afternoon.

The wreck happened on U.S. Highway 82 near Pickens County Road 30, about 13 miles east of Reform.

Mitchell Wayne Britt, 37, was fatally injured when the SUV he was driving collided with another SUV. Britt, who was not wearing a seat belt, was ejected from his vehicle after it left the road and overturned. He died at a nearby hospital.

The other driver and a passenger in that SUV were not injured.

The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency’s Highway Patrol Division is investigating the cause of the crash.

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