UPDATE: Man identified in fatal motorcycle accident

By: Staff Email
By: Staff Email

A motorcycle accident on McDade Road left one dead Tuesday evening.

McDade Rd. fatal accident

TUESDAY, April 15, 2014

HEPHZIBAH, Ga. (WRDW) -- A motorcycle accident on McDade Road leaves one person dead Tuesday evening.

The Richmond County Sheriff's Office said it responded to the 1800 block of Mcdade Road for reports of a traffic accident with injuries.

Investigators said 44-year-old Ervin Gay of Augusta was traveling too fast for conditions while driving around a curve and drove into oncoming traffic. Deputies said the motorcycle hit the front of a Ford Mustang.

Gay was pronounced dead at the scene at 6:50 p.m. A routine toxicology report is pending.


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