NWGA Scanner | September 18th, 2021

Ohio man killed in single-vehicle crash on I-75 in Bartow County

According to a Georgia State Patrol, “On Sept.16 at 3:08 a.m., the Georgia State Patrol Post 3 Cartersville was requested to investigate a single vehicle crash on Interstate 75 South near mile marker 295 in Bartow County.  A 2021 Ford Explorer driven by Keith Martin was traveling south on Interstate 75 approaching mile marker 295. The vehicle exited the roadway on the right side and traveled down the embankment striking a ditch.After the initial impact, the vehicle rotated and struck a tree with its rear. After the second impact, the vehicle continued rotating striking a second tree with its front. The passenger,  Jamie Flint, 55, from Englewood, Ohio suffered fatal injuries. Martin was transported to Floyd Medical Center in Rome with non-life threatening injuries. The Georgia State Patrol’s Specialized Collison Reconstruction Team is assisting with this investigation.”