Man dies picking up debris from road near Central
May 18, 2011 10:00:00 AM - thestate.com
An 81-year-old man picking up debris from a Pickens County road has been struck and killed by a car.
Authorities say George Reid Sr. was hit by a Cadillac on U.S. 123 near Central around 6:30 p.m. Tuesday.
Pickens County Coroner Kandy Kelley says Reid died at the scene from blunt trauma.
Investigators say a second car crashed into the back of the Cadillac after it struck Reid. There were no other serious injuries reported.
Troopers are investigating, but no charges have been filed.
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