Columbus man dies in car accident on Hunter Road

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COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - An 81-year-old Columbus man is dead after an accident in east Columbus.

Police say Tommie Lee Mitchenor was killed Saturday around 8:15 p.m. at the intersection of Floyd Road and Hunter Road.

Police reports indicate Mitchenor did not stop at a stop sign on Hunter Road and attempted to turn left onto Floyd when he was struck on the driver's side by a car driven by 18-year-old Jermaine Smith of Fort Mitchell, AL.

Smith and a passenger received minor injuries in the crash.

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