Fort Payne man killed in I-59 accident

A Sunday morning traffic accident on Interstate 59 claimed the life of a 21-year-old Fort Payne man, according to the Fort Payne Police Department.

A Sunday morning traffic accident claimed the life of a 21-year-old Fort Payne man, according to the Fort Payne Police Department.

Gavino Diego Francisco succumbed to his injuries after being transported by DeKalb Ambulance Service to Erlanger Hospital in Chattanooga. He was a passenger in a 2012 Infinity G37 driven by 23-year-old Francisco Felipe Juan, 23, of Fort Payne.

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