Authorities Investigate Fatal Accident

The Liberty County Sheriff's Department is investigating a deadly accident that claimed the life of a Midway man. Sheriff's deputies say 84-year-old James Black was driving on Highway 17 just south of Riceboro about 11:30pm Friday night when he lost control of his car and hit an embankment.

Black was airlifted by LifeStar helicopter to Memorial Health in Savannah where he later died. Police say they aren't sure what caused him to lose control of his car.