DEKALB COUNTY (WIFR) -- A DeKalb County woman is dead after crashing her car on a road closed due to construction Monday evening.
According to the DeKalb County Sheriff's Office, 66-year-old Susan F. Walker was heading southbound on Esmond Road around 5 p.m. Monday. When coming across barricades indicating the bridge was under construction, she drove around them. She then struck the bridge abutment.
A passerby found Walker slumped over in the vehicle. CPR was performed. Walker was later pronounced dead at the scene.
The cause of the crash and death remain under investigation.