Man dies in Baker County wreck - WALB.com, South Georgia News, Weather, Sports

breaking

Man dies in Baker County wreck

BAKER CO., GA (WALB) -

Authorities say a man was killed in a wreck just after 8:00 Sunday night.

Elisha Jones, 65,  was traveling south on Milford Church Road in Baker County at a high rate of speed, police say.

He drove into left curve, but the right side of his 2000 Cadillac Escalade left shoulder of the road. They say he over-corrected, traveled across road, struck a tree head-on.

The car then caught on fire. Officials say Jones died on impact.

 Jones was not wearing a seatbelt.

The Georgia State Patrol  they have worked 11 fatalities this Labor Day weekend so far.
 

Copyright 2016 WALB.  All rights reserved.   

Powered by Frankly