KETR Local
12:44 pm
Fri August 6, 2010

Powderly man killed in one vehicle accident


Lamar County – A Lamar County man is dead after being struck by a vehicle Thursday night.

Authorities say 41-year-old Jerry Pennington, of Powderly, was walking along the center lane of northbound HW 271 when was hit by a female driver. She was not injured.

The driver told authorities she did not see the man until it was too late. Reports show Pennington was wearing dark colored clothing.