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Man killed in car accident Monday

A Palmetto, Ga. man was killed Monday in a single car accident in Troup County.

Salvador Gonzales, 36, was a passenger in a Ford Aerostar van that crashed at 4:52 p.m., according to the LaGrange Post Georgia State Patrol.

The van driven by 34-year-old Miguel Martinez of Palmetto was traveling northbound on I-85 near Marker 18 when it hit the median and flipped over. Gonzales was ejected from the vehicle. Two others were injured and flown away from the scene to a hospital in Atlanta.

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