CARTERSVILLE — A resident of White was killed in an wreck on Wednesday afternoon in Cherokee County when the car he was riding in left the road and hit a tree.

Barry McMahon, 73, of White, died from injuries in the crash on White Road near Sutallee Ridge Trail, according to a Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office release.

McMahon was the passenger of a Chevrolet Nova that was traveling west on White Road at around 4:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Alan McIntire, 62, was the driver and he was thrown from the vehicle and taken to an area hospital.