Woman dies following early morning single car crash in Macon

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MACON, Georgia(41NBC/WMGT) — A woman is dead following a car crash in Macon early Friday morning.

According to the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office, the crash happened on Spring Street at the I-16 east bound off ramp at 3:45 a.m.

Deputies say a Nissan Rouge, driven by 67-year-old Octavio Gomez-Moralez, was driving towards Spring Street after being on I-16 when the car hit a concrete barrier.

A 64 year old woman, who was sitting in the front passenger seat, died at Atrium Health Navicent, The Medical Center. Deputies say Gomez-Moralez and his rear passenger are in stable condition at the same hospital. No one else was injured.

The crash is still under investigation. Anyone with information is asked to call the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office at (478)751-7500.

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Amanda is a producer and anchor for 41NBC News at Daybreak and 41Today. She comes to Macon from Watertown, NY where she was a reporter, fill in producer and anchor for three years at WWNY. She covered everything from hundred year old birthdays to the shooting death of a New York State Trooper. She also earned a Syracuse Press Club Award for her feature story "A Cheer for Keslie," about a young woman with down syndrome who joins her high school cheer team and is accepted and loved by her squad. Amanda is originally from Brookfield, Connecticut, a small town in the western part of the state. She attended Western Connecticut State University and graduated in May 2014 with a B.A in Media Arts Production. From there she went on to get her master's degree in Broadcast and Digital Journalism at the S.I. Newhouse School for Public Communications at Syracuse University. When she's not working, she enjoys watching movies, traveling and spending quality time with her fiancé, family and friends.