A 37-year-old Columbus man was killed Tuesday morning in a single-vehicle fatal crash on Gateway Road, according to the Muscogee County Coroner's Office.
Deputy Coroner Charles Newton said Dustin Shea Gates was driving a truck when the wreck occurred. He was pronounced dead of blunt force trauma around 4:22 a.m. He was unable to provide further information about what caused the wreck.
Gates' blood will be sent to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation for analysis, Newton said.