AUGUSTA, Ga. (WJBF) – The Richmond County Coroner’s Office now knows the identity of the person who died in the crash Sunday afternoon on Bobby Jones Expressway, east of Doug Bernard Parkway. The victim’s name is Terrance Griffin. The 22-year -old from Jackson, S.C. was taken to Augusta University Medical Center where he later died. Griffin was traveling east on I 520 at a high rate of speed when he lost control of the vehicle and hit a tree. No autopsy will be done.
AUGUSTA, Ga. (WJBF) – The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office reports deputies responded to a serious crash with injuries just after 1:45 Sunday afternoon. It happened on I-520 eastbound, near mile marker 10. Authorities say the driver of a car left the roadway and hit a tree. The driver, who’s identity remains unknown at this time, was taken to the hospital and died from those injuries. Count on NewsChannel 6 to keep you updated as we learn more.