Motorcyclist Dead After Gordon Highway Crash

Motorcycle Accident Gordon Highway
Motorcycle Accident Gordon Highway

***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.

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