An Athens man was killed in a single-vehicle accident on New Haven Church Road near Macedonia Church Road early Tuesday morning.

According to a report from the Georgia State Patrol, Justin Pirkle, 36, died when he lost control of his black 1995 Honda Accord while traveling south on New Haven Church Road at approximately 12:20 a.m. The vehicle ran off the roadway and overturned multiple times, and Pirkle was ejected from the vehicle and pronounced dead at the scene.


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