One person is dead following an accident on Highway 41 in Gordon County.  

Around 2:30p.m. Wednesday, an officer saw a red Toyota Corolla traveling fast in the center turn lane of Highway 41 North.  While the officer was turning around, he saw the Toyota hit a white SUV turning in from Maudlin Road onto Hwy 41N.

The drive of the Toyota was pronounced dead at the scene due to injuries he sustained as a result of the collision.   The driver of the SUV was transported to Gordon Hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.

At this stage in the investigation we are not releasing the name of the deceased pending notification of family.