Man dies in single-car crash
An Appling man died Wednesday in a single-car wreck on Ray Owens Road.
Danny Keith Baird, 54, of Michele Drive, ran off the right side of Ray Owens Road near Bennett Road just before 4 p.m., according to Columbia County sheriff’s Capt. Steve Morris. Baird over-corrected, crossed the road and hit several trees.
Baird was transported to the Georgia Regents Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead, according to Columbia County Deputy Coroner Bonnie Holloway.