AUGUSTA, Ga. (WJBF) – One person is dead after an accident involving a city bus.

The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a pedestrian fatality involving an Augusta Transit city bus.

The accident happened Tuesday on the 3200 block of Wrightsboro Road.

The Richmond County Coroner has identified the victim as 59-year-old Stewart Douglas Pettus.

No further details have been released. Count on NewsChannel 6 for more as it becomes available.