Man dead in downtown hit-and-run

August 21, 2006

A 56-year-old man was found dead in the street after a hit and run in downtown Augusta.

Charles Johnson was hit near the intersection of Third and Watkins just before 9 p.m. Friday night. Investigators are still trying to piece together exactly what happened.

Anyone with information on this hit and run is asked to call the Richmond County Sheriff's Office.