A single-vehicle crash at 9:55 p.m. Friday has claimed the life of a Virginia man. 

Ernest Lynn Barnhouse, 49, was killed when the KIA Sorento, in which he was a passenger, left the roadway and overturned on Interstate 59. Barnhouse was pronounced dead at the scene. 

The driver, Matthew Ray Abbott, 42, of Virginia was transported to DeKalb Regional Medical Center for his injuries. The crash occurred 5 miles south of Collinsville. Nothing further is available as Alabama State Troopers continue to investigate.

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