(COLUMBUS) - An 18-year-old Columbus girl has died after a single-vehicle accident Tuesday morning on Deaver Road.
Columbus police report that Taylor Compton died after her vehicle struck a utility pole just before noon Tuesday between County Roads 50W and 150W. Compton was pronounced dead at the scene by Coroner Larry Fisher.
Police say that Compton was traveling eastbound on Deaver Road from County Road 150W and her vehicle ran off the right side of the road striking a Duke Energy utility pole.
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