An accident Wednesday morning in front on Ridgeland High School claimed the life of one person.

A Georgia State Patrol officer says 65-year old Joe B. Davis died in the collision.

The trooper says the Davis was heading east on Happy Valley Road and the pickup truck driven by 49-year old Joseph Sheats, was in the turn lane facing west. 

The truck turned left in the path of the motorcycle.  Davis was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the pickup truck and a juvenile passenger went to the hospital to be checked out.