Lawndale man dies in one-car wreck

LAWNDALE — A 56-year-old man his life in a one-vehicle wreck Saturday night. William Reese Helms Jr. of Lawndale was traveling southbound on McBrayer Homestead Road when he ran off the road near the intersection of Broadway Road around 8:11 p.m. Saturday.

According to the Highway Patrol Helms struck a utility pole and he was ejected from the vehicle when it overturned near Boiling Springs.

Helms was reportedly not wearing a seat belt.