Rainsville PD searching for witness at car crash

Rainsville PD searching for witness at car crash

By Staff Reports

RAINSVILLE, Ala. — On January 30, 2019 around 5:52pm, the Rainsville Police Department was dispatched to County Road 505 in reference to a single car fatality accident.

Officers from the Rainsville Police Department and the DeKalb County Sheriff's Office, ALEA, as well as Rainsville Fire and Rescue and Blake Community Fire and Rescue responded.

On scene, a passerby stopped and performed CPR on the victim, but left prior to the arrival of law enforcement.

The Rainsville Police Department would like to talk to this individual about the crash.

"We ask if [anyone] knows who this person is, please contact the Rainsville Police Department at (256) 638-2157 or in person," said Rainsville Police Chief Kevin R. Smith. "This person is a possible witness of the crash and could have pertinent information that will aid in the investigation of this crash."

The accident is still under investigation at this time.