Midland man dies in semi-truck crash on I-185

COLUMBUS, GA (WLTZ) — Early Tuesday morning, two semi-trucks on Interstate 185 crashed into each other leaving one man dead and the interstate closed for hours.

The Muscogee County Coroner’s Office said the driver who passed was Shawn Marshall, 44, of Midland.

According to Columbus company, Flat Rock, Marshall was employee.

Georgia State Patrol is investigating the cause of the accident that happened just after 5 a.m.

All lanes on I-185 were open to traffic by the afternoon.