Chatham County police say 25-year-old Jonathon Jonas of Ellabell was driving a car west on Wild Heron Road about 10:30pm last night when he lost control of the car. It hit a culvert and flipped over, landing upside down in a ditch. Four people were in the car at the time and Southside firefighters used the Jaws of Life to free them.
Jonas was pronounced dead at the scene and the three others were rushed to Memorial Health for treatment. Authoriteis say their injuries are non-life-threatening. An autopsy will be performed on Jonas at the state crime lab in Savannah.