Lee County car accident kills 53-year-old woman

Georgia State Patrol is investigating the accident. / File

First Update
Georgia State Patrol is reporting that Parker was male, but Lee County Coroner Ronald Rowe confirmed that Parker was female.

Initial Story
Officials with the Georgia State Patrol say that 53-year-old Idell Parker died Thursday morning in Lee County after her car struck a tree.

Officers say that Parker was travelling north on Middle Road when she ran off the road, striking a tree. Parker was pronounced dead at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital.

Investigators do not know what caused the accident at this time.

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