Rome man killed in Polk County wreck

December 3, 2021–1:21 p.m.


A single-vehicle wreck on Highway 101 in Polk County claimed the life of a 40-year old Rome man.

According to the Georgia State Patrol, the wreck occurred Monday evening at around 7:19 pm near Dean Road when the Ford Crown Victoria driven by Jordan Dwight Conaway traveled onto the shoulder and began to rotate counter-clockwise.

The car struck a concrete culvert and then overturned, ejecting Conaway and trapping him underneath it.

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