COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – A single vehicle accident claimed the life of a 22-year-old man over Memorial Day weekend.
On May 28, Ismael Lopez-Perez was taken to Grady Memorial Hospital following the car accident at the intersection of 13th St. and Veterans Parkway.
According to the coroner, Perez died on Tuesday, May 30 at the hospital around 5 p.m.
The cause of death was determined to be blunt force trauma to the head, chest, and abdomen.
Georgia State Patrol says 18 people were killed from car accidents over Memorial Day weekend.