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Florida man killed in wreck

July 15, 2004

Valdosta - We now know the name of the man killed in an accident on Interstate 75 Wednesday night.

Forty-nine year old Carl Pompey of Auburndale Florida was driving a truck filled with watermelons southbound near exit 32 when he was struck from behind by a tractor trailer. He died instantly.

The driver of the tractor trailer, 42-year-old Braulio Burgos of Orlando, wasn't seriously injured.

Charges are pending an accident investigation.

 posted at 3:20 P.M. by ashley.harper@walb.com