Police say alcohol was a factor in a wreck that claimed the life of an Owen County man during the early morning hours Saturday.
Owen County Sheriff’s Deputy Larry Osborne said the accident occurred at 1:20 a.m. Saturday around the 2050 block of Fortner Ridge Road.
According to Osborne, Charles E. Corbin II, 39, of 7955 Hwy. 22 E., was traveling west on Fortner Ridge Road when he rounded a curve and lost control of his vehicle.
Osborne said Corbin crashed into some trees and was partially entrapped in his vehicle.