This was the scene of the fatal accident on Tuesday. (Photo by Tyrone Police Department)

A Peachtree City man was killed in a car accident near Tyrone earlier this week.

On Tuesday at 2:24 a.m., at Hwy. 74 and Dogwood Trail, Elliot James Swartz, 36, driving a Chevy Malibu, collided with a Peterbilt Tractor bottom dump trailer and was killed.

Tyrone Police Department Lt. Philip Nelson said there were no substances involved in the cause of the accident, according to preliminary reports.

Tyrone Chief of Police Brandon Perkins posted on the Tyrone Police Department Facebook page the day of the accident, saying “Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of the deceased.”