Fatal crash under investigation in Augusta


AUGUSTA, Ga. (WJBF) — Two people are dead following a crash in Augusta.

The incident happened at about 2:12 a.m. on 4900 block of Mike Padgett Hwy.

Traffic was blocked in that section of Mike Padgett Hwy for several hours. Officials now say all lanes are back open.

Both drivers, 39-year-old Anibal Rosa and 41-year-old James Machino, were killed and had to be extricated from the vehicles by the Fire Department.

Count on NewsChannel 6 to keep you updated on this developing story.

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