Fatal rollover accident on 247 halts traffic

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MACON, Ga -- According to the Bibb County Sheriff's office a rollover accident occurred just after 1:00 pm on Monday afternoon on Highway 247 near Feagin Mill Road.

Bibb County Coroner Leon Jones at this time says a 19-year-old victim, Joshua Jones is deceased. Jones was the passenger in a 2006 Nissan Titan. There was another victim in the accident that's currently in critical condition at Medical Center Navicent health.

The Bibb County Sheriff's office says traffic is currently backed up for miles in the southbound lane headed from Macon to Warner Robins.

Three separate ambulances have responded to the scene.

The victim's in the accident were following family memebers to a funeral in Warner Robins.

WGXA is currently on the scene that is still developing; stay tuned for updates.

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