Lunch-hour collision Monday leads to death

A lunch-hour wreck Monday on J.R. Allen Parkway has led to the death of a Phenix City man.

John McCoy, 73, was pronounced dead at 4:05 a.m. today at The Medical Center, Coroner Bill Thrower said. McCoy was involved in a wreck that involved three vehicles in the west bound lane between the Bradley Park and Veterans Parkway exits.

Traffic was clogged in both of those areas, as well as exits onto and off of I-185.

The cause of death is pending an autopsy.