Local doctor killed in traffic accident

By: Staff Email
By: Staff Email
Deadly Accident

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Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013

COLUMBIA COUNTY, Ga. (WRDW) -- A man is dead after officials say he pulled out in front of another car on Washington Road.

The Columbia County coroner says Dr. Samuel Harvey was pulling out of the Circle K on Woodbridge Drive onto Washington Rd when he was hit. The coroner says the other car hit Harvey's driver side.

Harvey was transported to GRU where he later died from blunt force trauma.

According to officials, Harvey's wife and 13-year-old were at Disney World when it happened.

Harvey was the driver at fault. The other driver will not be charged.

The coroner says Harvey was an anesthesiologist at University Hospital.

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