A Madison County woman died Tuesday night after being arrested by the Georgia State Patrol for allegedly driving under the influence in Oconee County.
Traci Kesler, 49, Colbert, was taken to Athens Regional Medical Center after Oconee County jail staff found her in distress in the jail’s booking area late Tuesday night. She was taken to Athens Regional Medical Center where she was pronounced dead. An autopsy will be conducted Thursday.
The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is handling the investigation. GBI special agent Mike Ayers said no further information is available until after the autopsy is conducted.