A man was killed in a car accident that ended on the lawn at Calhoun Community College. The victim was from Decatur and was driving his car on Highway 31 early Thursday morning. He lost control of his vehicle and crashed.
They say he crossed both southbound lanes, hit the ditch in the middle of the road, and the car started to flip over.
Then the car continued to cross the northbound lanes before landing upright on the front lawn of Calhoun College.
It is unknown if he was wearing a seat belt but he was ejected from the vehicle. He was killed instantly. The Alabama State Troopers are investigating the accident.