A single-vehicle crash Thursday night on Alabama 10 in Marengo County claimed the life of a 20-year-old man from Wilcox County, Alabama, the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency reported Friday.

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According to ALEA State Trooper Reginal King, the crash occurred on Alabama Highway 10 near mile marker 49, around two miles east of Dixon Mills city limits at 9:45 p.m.

Troopers say the victim, Coleman Reed Huckabee, was driving a 2005 Acura TL that left the roadway and struck a tree.

King said Huckabee, 20, was not wearing a seatbelt and was ejected from the vehicle on impact. First responders found him seriously injured on the scene and transported him to Thomasville Regional Medical Center where he died a short time later.

The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency continues to investigate the circumstances surrounding the crash are under investigation, but speed is believed to the causing factor.