UPDATE: Man ID'ed in deadly accident near Jackson Rd. in Columbus

UPDATE: Man ID'ed in deadly accident near Jackson Rd. in Columbus
(Source: Denise Mosley/WTVM)
(Source: Denise Mosley/WTVM)

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – One person has died following a car accident at the intersection of Garrett Road and Jackson Road near Aaron Cohn Middle School.

The Muscogee County Coroner confirmed that 52-year-old Jack Shapiro passed away after his vehicle ran off the curb and hit a couple of trees.

Drivers should find an alternate route to avoid this area if possible.

This accident is currently under investigation.

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