The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal traffic collision that occurred just after 9:00 a.m. on Broadway at its intersection with Raines Avenue.
It was reported that a Jeep was traveling south on Broadway and collided with the rear of a logging truck. The logging truck was accelerating after stopping for the traffic light when the collision occurred. The Jeep collided with the logs that were being transported by the logging truck.
The driver of the Jeep, 24-year-old Savannah Steele of Monticello, Georgia, was pronounced deceased at the scene by Deputy Coroner Lonnie Miley. The driver of the logging truck was not injured.
The next of kin has been notified.
This traffic collision is under investigation and additional information will be released as soon as it becomes available. Anyone with information about this fatal collision is urged to contact the Bibb Sheriff’s Office at 478-751-7500.