UPDATE: The tow truck driver has been identified as 41-year-old Jonathan Begley.

COLUMBUS, Ga. (WRBL— A tow truck driver tragically died after being struck by a vehicle on an entrance ramp to JR Allen Parkway from Moon Road Friday night.

The deceased was hit while he was in the process of loading up a State Trooper’s vehicle that had broke down.

The tow truck driver was pronounced dead at 10:49 p.m. Friday night.

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