A Martinez man was charged with second degree vehicular homicide Sunday, Nov. 25, after being involved in a fatal motorcycle wreck on South Old Belair Road the week before.
Thomas Michael Brown, 78, of the 200 block of Shawnee Court, also was charged with failure to yield while turning left, according to Columbia County Sheriff’s Capt. Steve Morris.
Brown was driving a 2001 Dodge Dakota at about 6:15 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 20, when he collided with a 2006 Harley Davidson Electra Glide on South Belair Road near Wheeler Road, according to an accident report provided by the Columbia County Sheriff’s Office.
David Daniel Sheffield, 55, of the 2400 block of Tulane Drive in Cocoa, Fla., was taken to the Medical College of Georgia Hospital where he died at about 9:15 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 24.
Details surrounding the wreck were unavailable as of Monday, Nov. 26, said Morris, citing an incomplete accident report.