Injured? Dial #WIN or #946 from your cellphone for your free consultation or call 1-800-LAW-NEED.
Call Us 24/7
( 1-800-529-6333 )
Click to Call 24/7

Police chase leaves One Dead in Augusta, Georgia

February 22, 2021

AUGUSTA, GA - A news story posted on reports that one person was tragically killed following a police chase in Augusta, Georgia.*

According to law enforcement officials, the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office deputies were involved in a motor vehicle pursuit along Gordon Highway at around 4 in the morning. 

According to law enforcement officials, the driver of the suspect motor vehicle sped through a Sprint gas station parking lot off of Gordon Highway at Barton Chapel Road.  The vehicle then collided with the back of a parked 18-wheel tractor-trailer truck.  The driver of the automobile required the fire and emergency crews to extricate him from his motor vehicle.

Mark Bowen, the Richmond County Coroner, identified the driver as a 23-year-old man from Augusta.  The victim was pronounced deceased at the accident scene at around 5:55 a.m.

The Georgia State Patrol is currently investigating the accident.  No further information was provided by law enforcement officers. 

Accident News is a safety and education initiative from Montlick & Associates, designed to help people better understand and thereby avoid common accident causes. To learn more about our injury prevention programs, please visit We hope you are never in a pedestrian accident, but if you or a family member are injured, call Montlick & Associates 24/7 for your free consultation at 1-800-LAW-NEED (1-800-529-6333) or use our live chat at


* Disclaimer / Questions / Concerns

Category: Accident News

Please Note:
All information provided by our blogs is general in nature and should not be relied upon as legal advice. Consult a Montlick attorney for details about your unique situation.