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Augusta Man Facing Several Charges In Death Caused by Racing

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Mug shot of Dameon Marquez Brigham (Credit: Richmond County Sheriff's Office) Mug shot of Dameon Marquez Brigham (Credit: Richmond County Sheriff's Office)
Augusta, GA -

An Augusta man is facing several charges following a crash Sunday that investigators say involved racing.

Dameon Marquez Brigham, 26, of 754 Turningleaf Court in Augusta, is facing charges of Driving on the Wrong Side of the Roadway, Drag Racing/Racing on Highways or Streets, Felony Homicide by Vehicle, and Reckless Driving.

Tikori M. Kemp, 27, of 2425 Southgate Drive in Augusta, was pronounced dead at 9:16 Monday night as a result of injuries received in the Sunday crash.

Investigators tell us, Kemp was driving a Chevrolet Chevelle East in the Eastbound lane of Birdwell Road Sunday night and Brigham was driving a 1978 Chevrolet El Camino East in the Westbound lane of Bridwell Road Sunday night just after 7:00 p.m. Reportedly, Kemp's car left the roadway and struck a tree. He was transported to the Georgia Regents Medical Center Emergency Room in a private vehicle.

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