COLUMBUS, Ga. – Columbus Police say a woman is behind bars, charged in a vehicle crash that killed a man.
Police say the crash happened a little after one Saturday morning at the intersection of Wynnton Road and 13th Street. Seale, Ala. man Shedrick McClain was pronounced dead by Muscogee County Chief Deputy Coroner Freeman Worley shortly before 9:30 that same morning. Police are charging Tiffany Fortson in the crash that caused McClain’s, 40, death. Police say McClain was hit when Fortson erratically made a turn and collided with McClain’s motorcycle.
Fortson, 33, faces multiple traffic charges, including having an open alcoholic drink while driving, as well as serious injury by vehicle.
According to our media partners, the Ledger-Enquirer, Fortson has a court appearance scheduled for Monday, May 23 at 8 a.m.