A Monroe County man died Saturday in one-vehicle wreck on Highway 42. According to the Monroe County Sheriff's office, Bobby Eugene Deaton, 46, was driving north near the Towaliga Bridge when his pickup truck left the road.
The truck went up an embankment and rolled over several times. Deaton was thrown from the truck. Monroe County Coroner Joey Proctor pronounced Deaton dead at the scene.
The cause of the wreck remains under investigation.