Frank Perry Jr., 65, of Phenix City was killed in a single car wreck Saturday .
Russell County Coroner Arthur Sumbry Jr. pronounced Perry dead at 5:51 p.m.
Sumbry said the accident occurred around 4 p.m. on Highway 26 in Seale, Ala. It was at mile marker 3 near Russell County High School.
The SUV, a Dodge Durango, went off the road and hit a tree.and caught fire.
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Sumbry gave the cause of death as smoke inhalation. There were burns on the body.
The cause of the wreck is still under investigation by the Alabama State Patrol.