Muscogee County Coroner Buddy Bryan confirms a woman died in Wednesday’s multiple vehicle accident near the intersection of Talbotton and Veterans in Midtown Columbus.
Deputy Coroner Freeman Worley says the woman died following a hit and run incident.
COLUMBUS, Ga. — Authorities are investigating the cause of a multi-car crash that occurred near the intersection of Talbotton Road and Veterans Parkway.
Columbus police tell News 3 an arrest happened around the time of the crash. The crash occurred around 7 p.m. Wednesday.
News 3 crew on the scene did see one person carried away on a stretcher.
Traffic in the southbound lanes of Veterans Parkway were at a stand still.
News 3 is working to learn if the arrest is somehow connected to the wreck.This is a developing story. Stay with News 3 for updates.