Floyd County Police Department

Floyd County authorities have identified the victim of an early morning wreck Friday at the Kingston Road and Veterans Memorial Bypass as Therian Smith, 76, of Rome.

Smith was attempting to make a right turn from the Kingston Road westbound onto the bypass when he pulled in front of a tractor trailer that was also westbound on the bypass.

Deputy Coroner Connie Chandler said Smith was pronounced dead from blunt force trauma.