The Georgia State Patrol Post in Rome an accident that occurred on Goodwin Road when James W. McCullough of Providence NC was driving a tractor pulling a trailer loaded with trash. McCullough was taking the trailer load of trash to a dump sight headed down a steep hill. The weight of the trailer began pushing the tractor and McCullough lost control as the tractor and trailer began weaving back and forth. McCullough was thrown from the tractor and sustained injuries. He was taken by private vehicle to Floyd Medical Center in Rome. Reports indicate that the tractor belonged to Jerry Handrix of a Goodwin Road address in Summerville.