Talladega truck driver killed in I-20 wreck

Talladega truck driver killed in I-20 wreck

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A truck driver from Talladega was killed when his 2013 Peterbilt tractor trailer left the roadway on I-20 west near Pell City. Source: Damian Johnson/WBRC A truck driver from Talladega was killed when his 2013 Peterbilt tractor trailer left the roadway on I-20 west near Pell City. Source: Damian Johnson/WBRC
State troopers say the tractor trailer hit several trees. The driver, Christopher Swain, died in the crash. Source: Damian Johnson/WBRC State troopers say the tractor trailer hit several trees. The driver, Christopher Swain, died in the crash. Source: Damian Johnson/WBRC
ST. CLAIR COUNTY, AL (WBRC) -

A Talladega man was killed in an early morning wreck on I-20 today, state troopers confirm.

Christopher Swain, 37, was driving a 2013 Peterbilt tractor trailer when it left the roadway and ran into several trees on the side of the interstate. Swain died in the wreck.

Troopers say the crash happened around 5:35 a.m. on I-20 westbound about two miles east of Pell City. No other vehicles were involved.

Alabama State Troopers are continuing to investigate the wreck. Crews are still working to clean up the scene.

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