Man identified in traffic fatality near Smith Rd. and I-185 - WTVM.com-Columbus, GA News Weather & Sports

Man identified in traffic fatality near Smith Rd. and I-185

(Source: Matt Clegg/WTVM) (Source: Matt Clegg/WTVM)
(Source: Matt Clegg/WTVM) (Source: Matt Clegg/WTVM)

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - Thirty-three-year-old David Howard has died after a traffic fatality at I-185 Southbound of Smith Rd in Columbus.

Deputy Coroner Freeman Worley confirms Howard's car left the road, started flipping, and hit a couple of trees.

Worley says Howard was partially ejected from his red Chevy Trailblazer after it rolled over several times.

He was pronounced dead at 6:04 p.m.

Worley also tells News Leader 9 Howard is a father from Fayetteville, GA.

Toxicology tests results are pending.

This is a developing story. Continue to check back for more details.

Copyright 2017 WTVM. All rights reserved. | For more news, download the WTVM app here

  • Trending StoriesTrending StoriesMore>>

  • Gunman in Trader Joe's standoff surrenders, 1 killed

    Gunman in Trader Joe's standoff surrenders, 1 killed

    Saturday, July 21 2018 7:44 PM EDT2018-07-21 23:44:18 GMT
    Saturday, July 21 2018 10:20 PM EDT2018-07-22 02:20:19 GMT
    The suspect handcuffed himself and surrendered to police three hours after it all began.The suspect handcuffed himself and surrendered to police three hours after it all began.

    Police confirm the suspect shot his grandmother and a woman at another location, then took his grandmother's car. He also took the wounded woman with him.

    More >>

    Police confirm the suspect shot his grandmother and a woman at another location, then took his grandmother's car. He also took the wounded woman with him.

    More >>
Powered by Frankly