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Indiana man dies in two-vehicle wreck

An Indiana man was killed late Friday in a two-vehicle wreck on Ga. 11 in Houston County just south of the Bibb County line, authorities said.

About 11:30 p.m., Kenneth Trujillo, 35, was headed south on Ga. 11 near Vincent Valley in a silver 2001 Dodge Ram pickup truck when he crossed into the northbound lane and collided with a blue 1998 Honda Accord, according to a news release from the Houston County Sheriff’s Office.

Trujillo’s vehicle continued off the road and struck a large ditch, authorities said, causing the pickup to overturn and eject him.Trujillo was pronounced dead at the scene by rescue workers.

Justin Barlow, 32, of Flovilla, the driver of the Honda, was transported to The Medical Center of Central Georgia with injuries that were not life-threatening, authorities said.

The accident remains under investigation by Houston County sheriff’s deputies.

Alcohol appears to be a factor in the incident, according to the release.

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