Sumter County man killed in crash

A single-vehicle crash at 4:52 a.m. Saturday, March 5, claimed the life of an Epes man.

Billy Clyde Robinson, 34, was killed when the 2004 Lexus he was driving left the roadway and struck an embankment before striking a tree. Robinson, who was not using a seatbelt, was pronounced dead at the scene. The crash occurred on Sumter County 21 approximately three miles north of Epes.

Nothing further is available as Alabama State Troopers continue to investigate.