Victim named in deadly fire at 2nd Street and Reynolds Street

FIRE GENERIC IMAGE_1522928135834.jpg.jpg

The Richmond County Coroner has released the name of the victim in February’s deadly fire near downtown Augusta.

72-year-old Paul C. Hammond was identified through DNA.

His home on the 100 block of 2nd Street caught fire overnight back in February.

His body was found while crews worked to put out the flames.

No word on what started the fire.

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending Stories