Martinez man dies on I-20
A Martinez man died after being struck getting out of his disabled vehicle Sunday night on Interstate 20 in McDuffie County.
Tracey Watson, of the Georgia Department of Public Safety, identified the victim as Gary Pittman Morris, 63.
Police said Morris was driving a black BMW on eastbound Interstate 20 when he hit debris that was falling from a sanitation truck about 8:30 p.m. He pulled his disabled vehicle to the side of the interstate, got out and was hit by a tractor-trailer that was also eastbound.