Georgia State Patrol responded to an accident at the intersection of Highways 135 and 168 in east Berrien County around 6:45 p.m. Wednesday, according to the Georgia State Patrol.
William Heath, 59, who was traveling west on Highway 168, ran a stop sign and struck a vehicle headed south on Highway 135, said Berrien County Sheriff Anthony Heath.
The two Heaths are not related.
Heath was rushed to South Georgia Medical Center, where he died this morning, said Sheriff Heath.
The other driver suffered minor injuries.