PRATTVILLE, AL (WSFA) - An 18-wheeler driver is dead after having a heart attack behind the wheel. The driver, identified as 62-year-old David Carl Reese, was traveling along U.S. Highway 82 when the accident happened.
Authorities with the Alabama State Troopers, the Autauga County Sheriff's Department and the Prattville Police Department responded to the scene.
His truck was not carrying any hazardous materials, or other passengers, but it was flipped on its side in a revine. Skidmarks could be seen along the roadway where the truck began heavy braking.