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UPDATE: Columbus woman killed in single-vehicle crash on I-185

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Published: Sep. 26, 2021 at 4:13 PM EDT|Updated: Sep. 26, 2021 at 9:45 PM EDT
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COLUMBUS, Ga. (WTVM) - A Columbus woman has died following a single-vehicle crash on I-185 Sunday afternoon.

65-year old Pat Chitwood was killed in a single-vehicle accident around 3 p.m. when, according to Muscogee County Deputy Coroner Newton, she somehow lost control of her Toyota as she travelled underneath the Veterans Parkway overpass, crossed over the median, and crashed into the bridge abutment.

The crash occurred under the Veterans Parkway overpass on I-185 in Columbus.
The crash occurred under the Veterans Parkway overpass on I-185 in Columbus.(Source: Amaya Graham / WTVM)

Newton says her death is ruled an accident and her body will not be sent to Atlanta for an autopsy.

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