A northwest Georgia man was fatally injured on Tuesday morning when his vehicle struck a culvert in Etowah County.

Donald R. Collum, a 77 year old Adairsville resident died at the scene after the GMC Arcadia he was driving left Highway 278 and hit the culvert at 10:02am.

The accident occurred approximately eight miles west of Attalla.

Alabama State Troopers are still investigating in an effort to determine what led to Collum losing control of the vehicle ā€“ no additional information is being released at this time.

From WEIS radio