Augusta (WJBF) – On April 3, 2021 at 05:51 PM, the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office respond to a single vehicle accident that occurred at 2200 blk. Plantation Road on Mike Padgett Highway.
Stephanie Story, age 44 years old, and Steve Leaptrotte, age 65 years old, both from the 1900 blk. Pine Haven Rd were occupants of the vehicle traveling east on the 2200 blk. Plantation Road. The vehicle ran off the road and struck a tree.
Upon arrival Stephine and Steve were pronounced dead at the scene. The driver along with another passenger was taken to Augusta University Medical Center for treatment, their name and condition are still unknown at the time.
The accident is still being investigated and no further information is available.