Single Vehicle Accident Claims Life of Albany Man

Police identify the deceased as 44 year old Timothy Edward Tift

ALBANY, GA —  A single car accident early Sunday morning claimed the life of an Albany motorist.

Police say 44 year old Timothy Edward Tift was driving southbound in the 1700 block of South Jefferson Street a little before 3 am when his vehicle left the roadway and hit a large tree.

Tift suffered fatal injuries in the collision.

Dougherty County’s coroner has notified Tift’s next of kin and the accident remains under investigation.