50-year-old man killed in Gastonia wreck identified

A 50-year-old man who was killed Friday morning in a two-vehicle wreck has been identified by the Gastonia Police Department. 

Eddie Shook, 50, was operating a 2015 Chevrolet Malibu at 6:56 a.m. Friday, Dec. 15 on Redbud Drive at East Hudson Blvd. when he was struck by a 1996 Ford F350 operated by Jadiel Gonzalez, 22, of Charlotte. 

Shook was transported to CaroMont Regional Medical Center where he died from his injuries. Police said a rear seat passenger in Shook's vehicle was injured and transported to the hospital with minor injuries. 

This collision is being investigated by the Gastonia Police Department Traffic Enforcement Bureau.