TUSCUMBIA, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama teenager died when a car he was riding in struck a tree.

AL.com reports that the accident happened early Sunday in Colbert County.

The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency said 18-year-old Travis McCord of Leighton was a passenger in a 2017 Mitsubishi Lancer that ran off a road just west of Tuscumbia. The agency's news release says the accident happened about 6:15 a.m. Sunday. McCord was pronounced dead at the scene.

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Information from: The Birmingham News, http://www.al.com/birminghamnews