***UPDATED at 10:32 PM on Friday, August 7th***
Augusta, GA – The Richmond County Coroner’s Office has released information on a crash on Gordon Highway at Tubman Home Road that has left a motorcyclist dead.
The crash happened Friday afternoon.
Coroner Mark Bowen tells us, the motorcycle rider, 35-year-old Evan Martin was taken to Georgia Regents Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead at 2:38 p.m..
Martin’s body will be taken to the GBI–Atlanta Lab for an autopsy.
***UPDATED at 2:15 P.M. on Friday, August 7th***
Augusta, GA.- We have just learned of a serious accident on Gordon Highway.
The accident happened shortly before 2:00 p.m. and is believed to be between a motorcycle and a vehicle.
Police, an ambulance, and firefighters are still on the scene.
Traffic may be slowed due to emergency crews working to clean up the wreck.
Details are limited at this time.
We have a crew at the scene right now and will update with more information soon.