Marietta man killed in Paulding crash after hitting ice

A 22-year-old man from Cobb County was killed in a two-car crash Wednesday night in Paulding County, officials said. 

Antonio Brown of Marietta was driving a Ford F-250 pickup truck south on Bobo Road when he struck a patch of ice while negotiating a curve, according to the Georgia State Patrol. 

The pickup failed to maintain its lane and left the roadway, struck a fence, a tree and a culvert, the GSP said. Brown’s truck continued east and struck the rear of a Ford F-150 pickup truck that was parked and unattended in the driveway of a house in the 1600 block of Bobo Road, the GSP said. 

Brown’s F-250 landed on its driver's side and he was pronounced dead at the scene by the Paulding County coroner. 

Three passengers survived the crash, but one person was hurt. 

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“It is believed that alcohol played a role in this crash,” the GSP said. 

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