Former state Sen. Joey Brush was killed in a motorcycle accident this morning in Columbia County, according to the Columbia County Sheriff’s Office.
Brush, 59, died from his injuries following the accident that occurred on Columbia Road near Louisville Road. The other driver was at fault.
The former state senator, who spent more than 10 years in the Legislature, was reportedly on his way to attend a Columbia County event featuring Gov. Nathan Deal, according to The Atlanta Journal-Constitution.