AUGUSTA (WJBF) – Richmond County Deputies responded to Old McDuffie Road near the intersection of Winn Drive in reference to a single vehicle accident.
The crash happened Wednesday night just after 11:15 p.m.
Upon arrival, deputies found that a vehicle was traveling south on Old McDuffie Road and left the roadway and hit several trees.
The driver, 44-year old Bernard Wells of Hephzibah, was ejected from the vehicle.
Wells was pronounced dead on the scene. There were no other people in the vehicle.