MACON COUNTY, AL. (THECOUNT) — McGarrett Laparker Tyson, of Auburn, Alabama, has been identified as the victim in a fatal Saturday vehicle crash in Macon County.

Tyson, 47, was killed in a single-vehicle crash near Tuskegee early Saturday morning.


According to reports, Tyson was operating a vehicle on Notasulga Road near Mizell Road in Tuskegee, when for unknown reasons, the vehicle crossed centerlines and exited the roadway around 2 a.m. Saturday. The vehicle then rolled over.

Tyson was pronounced dead at the scene of blunt force trauma.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

Anyone with possible information should call the Tuskegee Police Department at (334) 727-0200 or the Secret Witness Line at (334) 727-9865 reference case 2011074 .


Geo quick facts: Macon County is a county located in the east central part of the U.S. state of Alabama. As of the 2010 census, the population was 21,452. Its county seat is Tuskegee. Its name is in honor of Nathaniel Macon, a member of the United States Senate from North Carolina – Wikipedia.