Update: Name released of deadly accident victim on Bobby Jones Expressway


Augusta, Ga. (WJBF) – We now know the name of the man killed when he was hit by a car early Tuesday morning.

It happened just after 2:15 a.m. near Mile Marker 12 on Bobby Jones Expressway.

The coroner says 34 year old Antonio Habersham of the 3400 block of Jonathan Circle in Augusta was the victim in the accident.

They say he was walking in a non-lit area of the street wearing dark clothing, when he was hit by a 2003 Honda Accord.

No word on if any charges are pending against the driver.

An autopsy is scheduled for Wednesday at the GBI Crime Lab in Atlanta.


AUGUSTA, Ga. (WJBF) – One person is dead after being struck by a car in Richmond County.

It happened at 2:15 a.m. Tuesday, on mile marker 12 of Bobby Jones Expressway. The victim was walking across the roadway.

The victim was wearing dark clothing in a non-lit area.

The Richmond County coroner and sheriff’s office are investigating.

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