Lumber worker killed in Pooler wreck

By Jamie Ertle-Durden - email

POOLER, GA (WTOC) - A Thursday morning wreck along Highway 80 near Sangrena Drive in Pooler claimed the life of a well-known lumber worker.

Pooler police say a tractor trailer was making a delivery and backed up into 70-year-old Grady Pittman. Pittman was trapped in his truck underneath the tractor trailer and died from his injuries.

Pooler police are still investigating, but they say charges are pending against the driver.

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