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Police: No second passenger in I-185 rollover

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COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - On Sunday evening, a rollover accident on Interstate 185 sent a man to the hospital. 

Police say a man driving an SUV tried to merge onto the interstate at Buena Vista Road, when his vehicle jumped a guardrail and went down an embankment.

The driver, 33-year-old Demarcus Jacobs, was ejected and rushed to the Medical Center -- but not before he told emergency crews he had a passenger who was also thrown from the car.

Monday, police determined there was no evidence of a second passenger.

Jacobs condition is still unknown. At the time of the accident, his injuries were non-life-threatening.

News Leader 9 is following this story, we'll continue to bring you the latest. 

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