Created: Thu, 30 May 2013 07:54:00 EST
Updated: Tue, 04 Jun 2013 03:06:46 EST
Officials with the Georgia State Patrol are investigating a fatal single car crash in Macon that happened early Thursday morning. According to Bibb County Coroner Leon Jones, at approximately 5:51 a.m., 53-year-old Bernadine Mbata lost control of her 2006 Nissan Pathfinder and hit a tree on Tucker Road near Idle Way. Mbata's car eventually burst into flames. Jones said Mbata was pronounced dead at the scene.