Bobby Jones crash kills man, 26

A car crash on Bobby Jones Expressway killed a 26-year-old man this evening.

The victim, whose identity was not released pending family notification, was driving east about 5:30 p.m. when he lost control of his Oldsmobile Alero while attempting to exit at Windsor Spring Road, said Richmond County Deputy Coroner Mark Bowen.

The driver, who was not wearing a seatbelt, was ejected from his vehicle when it hit the embankment and flipped several times. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Speed and weather conditions were factors in the wreck, Mr. Bowen said.

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