Muscogee Co. woman dies in car crash

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MUSCOGEE COUNTY, GA (WTVM) -  A Midland, GA woman is dead just one week before Christmas after a Sunday afternoon car accident.

Muscogee County Coroner Bill Thrower tells News Leader 9, 56-year-old Jeanette Johnson was involved in a single car accident around one o'clock Sunday afternoon at the intersection of Veteran's Parkway and Grey Rock Road in north Columbus.

Reports indicate Johnson went acoss Veterans Parkway -- stricking a tree.

Police say there was no evidence that she hit the brakes prior to impact.

It is not known at this time if Johnson's accident was the result of a medical condition.

There was no one in the car with her and she was not wearing a seatbelt.

Johnson's body is being sent to the Georgia State Crime Lab for an autopsy Monday.

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