Fatal accident in South Macon

MACON, Goergia (41NBC/WMGT) – Bibb County Sheriff’s deputies are investigating a fatal accident that happened on the corner of Houston and Allen roads around 11:00 a.m. Wednesday.

According to a news release, 71-year-old Donna Hyatt was traveling in the left lane of Houston Road heading south behind a Mack dump truck.

Witnesses say Hyatt switch lanes to move ahead of the dump truck when she unexpectedly turn left colliding with the truck driven by 55-year-old Terry Howard. When the vehicles came to a stop the dump truck was flipped on its side and its load on Hyatt’s Nissan Altima.

Hyatt was pronounced dead at the scene, her passenger 69-year-old Ann McCallum and Howard, was taken to a local hospital.

McCallum is listed in stable condition. Howard’s condition is unknown.

The accident is still under investigation, anyone with information is asked to call the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office at 478-751-7500. 

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