Victim of fatal Decatur Co. accident identified - WALB.com, South Georgia News, Weather, Sports

Victim of fatal Decatur Co. accident identified

The Georgia State Patrol responded to an accident Wednesday in Decatur County. (Source: Raycom Media) The Georgia State Patrol responded to an accident Wednesday in Decatur County. (Source: Raycom Media)
DECATUR CO., GA (WALB) -

A Bainbridge man was killed when his vehicle slammed into the back of a stopped garbage truck and a woman riding with him was injured.

According to the Georgia State Patrol, the sanitation truck was stopped on Highway 84 near mile marker 5 picking up trash just after ten in the morning when William Paul Cassels, 61, hit the back of the truck.

Cassels was killed and a woman in the passenger seat was hurt and taken to Southeastern Medical Center in Dothan for treatment.

The accident is under investigation and no charges have been filed.

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