AUGUSTA, Ga. ( WJBF) – A woman is dead after a vehicle struck a pedestrian on Hephzibah-McBean Road.
Officials say the incident took place just after 1:30 a.m. Monday. Officers say the driver was traveling east when he struck the victim. According to Richmond County Coroner Mark Bowen, 23-year-old Christine Renee Diles of the 1300 block of Hephzibah McBean Road died in the incident.
Diles was pronounced dead at 2:50 a.m.
The body will be sent to the GBI crime lab in Atlanta for an autopsy.
There is no word yet on any arrests.
Stay tuned to News Channel 6 for the latest on the developing story.