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Man killed in Thomas Co. accident

Fatal Accident
Posted at 12:25 PM, Jul 11, 2017
and last updated 2017-07-11 08:28:49-04

THOMAS COUNTY, Ga. (WTXL/WALB) - Troopers with the Georgia State Patrol have identified a victim of a fatal Thomas County accident.

It happened around 4:30 p.m. Monday on the HWY 84 Bypass near Old Cassidy Road.

Calvin Martin, 68, was driving a Chevy Silverado.

He was stopped at a stop sign and pulled out onto the highway in front of a Ford pickup truck. 

The driver of the Ford hit Martin's Chevy.

Martin was pronounced dead at the scene.