UPDATE: The person who died in an accident Wednesday morning in Macon has been identified as Estee Troy Williams, 24, of Macon.

He was pronounced dead at Medical Center, Navicent Health.


One person is dead after an accident on Pio Nono Avenue in Macon Wednesday morning.

All northbound lanes of Highway 247 were shut down near Guy Payne Road and one southbound lane of Highway 247 was closed.

UPDATE: The lanes have been reopened

Williams says a tow truck was in a center turn lane, when a Kia pulled into the same lane and hit the truck head on.

The driver of the Kia was killed in the accident.