Madison man killed in wreck on Mooresville Road
A Madison man was killed in a single-vehicle crash Tuesday night near Athens, according to a state trooper.
Joey Steven Ward, 44, was killed when the Dodge Ram he was driving left the pavement on Mooresville Road and struck a tree, said Senior Trooper Chuck Daniel. Ward was pronounced dead at the scene.
Officials said on Tuesday that after the vehicle hit the tree, it burst into flames.