Houston & Peach

Byron man in car wreck dies

An autopsy concluded a Byron man died as the result of injuries from an accident Tuesday morning.

Hubert Foskey, 72, of Lower Hartley Bridge Road, drove his 2007 Ford Ranger into the path of a 2008 Nissan Altima shortly before 8 a.m. at Liberty Church and Hawkinsville roads, said Bibb County Coroner Leon Jones. The pickup then hit a Chevrolet Malibu stopped at Liberty Church Road, according to a news release from the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office.

Foskey did not have visible injuries and was talking to medical personnel, but he went into cardiac arrest in the ambulance and was pronounced dead in the emergency center of The Medical Center of Central Georgia at 8:54 a.m., Jones said.

Angel McCall, 33, of Macon, was slightly hurt in the Nissan and was taken to Houston Healthcare in Warner Robins, Jones said.The three people in the Chevrolet were not hurt, the release stated.