Cartersville man dies in motorcycle wreck in Adairsville


A car and a motorcycle were involved in an accident Friday morning at the intersection of Highway 41 and Highway 140 in Adairsville, leaving a Cartersville man dead.

According to the Georgia State Patrol, Justin Holder, 27, was driving the motorcycle northbound on Highway 41 when a car turning left onto Highway 140 failed to yield at the intersection at around 6:30 a.m. 

Holder's motorcycle hit the car in the intersection and came to a rest off of Highway 140. 

Holder was pronounced dead on scene by Bartow County EMS.