MARSHALL COUNTY, AL. (THECOUNT) — Robert Earl Harris, of Boaz, Alabama, has been identified as the victim in a two-vehicle crash in Marshall County Thursday morning.

Harris, 56, was killed in a two-vehicle crash involving a semi-tractor Thursday morning near Albertville.


According to reports, Harris was operating a pickup truck on AL-75 near Albertville, when for unknown reasons, the vehicle crossed centerlines and into opposing lanes around 9 a.m. Thursday. The vehicle then came into head-un contact with a big-rig.

Harris was pronounced dead at the scene of blunt force trauma injuries.

Possible injuries suffered by the 18-wheeler operator were not proivded.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.


Geo quick facts: Marshall County is a county of the U.S. state of Alabama. As of the 2010 census the population was 93,019. Its county seat is Guntersville. A second courthouse is in Albertville. Its name is in honor of John Marshall, famous Chief Justice of the United States – Wikipedia.