NWGA Scanner | March 13th, 2021

Adairsville man ejected and killed in single-vehicle crash Friday in Bartow County

A blue Ford Expedition traveling east tried to negotiate a curve towards the right near the 600 block of Pleasant Valley Road in Bartow County. The driver failed to maintain their lane and traveled onto the right shoulder, striking a fire hydrant and a tree before overturning down an embankment. The accident entrapped three people. The rear passenger, 51-year-old Ricky Lee Craig of Adairsville, was ejected and suffered fatal injuries. The accident report is not complete at this time.