Team USA’s Torrin Lawrence Dies in Car Accident

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A bit sad news this afternoon. Early this morning, track star Torrin Lawrence, was found dead on Interstate 75 near Cordele, Ga. According to Crisp County Sheriff Billy Hancock, Lawrence’s car was disabled and stuck in the middle lane when around 1:45am it was struck by a tractor-trailer, which caused him to be immediately thrown from the vehicle and killed. A valuable member of the US Track team, this past May, Torrin helped to secure a gold medal in IAAF World Relays. Lawrence was 25. Our thoughts and condolences goes out to the Lawrence family and their loved ones. Rest in Peace Torrin.