A woman died Saturday after an accident involving a semi-truck and a van, according to a news release from the Bibb Sheriff’s Office.
It says deputies responded to an accident at the intersection of Hawkinsville Road and Avondale Mill Road around noon.
It was reported to them that a 2017 Freightliner carrying a trailer was going north on Hawkinsville Road and a 2005 Chrysler Town and Country van was going south.
The van hit the trailer that the Freightliner was pulling as it turned onto Avondale Mill Road.
Six children in the van were treated for minor injuries, and the female passenger – identified as 59-year-old Janice Outlaw – died from her injuries at the Medical Center, Navicent Health.
The driver of the van, Raymond Waller, and the truck driver were uninjured.