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Wartburg, Morgan County (WVLT) - A Wartburg man is dead, after a late night accident on a Morgan County roadway.
Investigators say they're trying to figure out what caused 53-year-old Steve Brewer to leave the roadway and hit a tree. Brewer was driving on Catoosa Road just before 11:00 p.m.
He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Brewer was wearing a seatbelt.
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