The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a traffic collision that occurred just before 5:30 p.m. in the 8100 block of Knoxville Road. 

It was reported that a vehicle was traveling south on Knoxville Road, when it went off the roadway and struck a tree. The vehicle, a Chevy Trailblazer, was driven by a 63-year-old female of Byron. The victim was transported to the Navicent Health hospital, where she was pronounced deceased by hospital staff. No one else was injured in the collision. The next of kin has not been notified at this time. 

The traffic collision is still under investigation. Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact the Bibb Sheriff’s Office at 478-751-7500.