Man dies in Friday evening I-185 SB accident

Man dies in Friday evening I-185 SB accident

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – One man is dead, one was arrested after an accident on I-185 in Columbus Friday evening.

The fatal accident happened Friday night around 10:15 p.m. on I-185 SB near the Buena Vista Rd. exit.

Daniel Dottle, 29, was arrested and charged with DUI, driving too fast for conditions, and driving in an improper lane.

Dottle lost control of his car, spinning and hitting another car that was driven by 58-year-old James Paige. Paige was rushed to Midtown Medical Center where he later died from his injuries.

Paige's passenger, Anthomy Thomas, is listed in stable condition at Midtown Medical Center.

Dottle made his preliminary appearance in recorder's court Saturday morning. Dottle has since been released from the Muscogee County Jail.

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