MARSHALL COUNTY, AL. (THECOUNT) — Mark Lynn Easterwood, of Baileyton, Alabama, has bene identified as the victim in a fatal Monday morning vehicle crash in Marshall County.

Easterwood, 54, was killed in a single-vehicle crash near Arab early Monday morning.


According to reports, Easterwood was operating a Mazda Miata on Alabama 69 near Arab, when for unknown reasons, the vehicle crossed centerlines and exited the roadway around 12:45 a.m. Monday. The vehicle then made contact with a utility pole and flipped over.

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

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.