According to the Georgia State Patrol a 50-year-old Gordon County man, identified as Steven Craig Herndon, was killed in a two-vehicle accident in Cartersville on Friday.

Reports said that Herndon was southbound on GA 61 at Ellis Road when he traveled into the northbound lane and hit a Dodge Ram 1500 head-on.

The driver of Ram was transported to a Cartersville hospital for treatment.

The wreck occurred around 10 am.