UPDATE: 1 man dead after accident on Peach Orchard Road

By: Staff Email
By: Staff Email
Fatal accident on Peach Orchard Road. (WRDW-TV / Oct. 12, 2012)

Fatal accident on Peach Orchard Road. (WRDW-TV / Oct. 12, 2012)

Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012

AUGUSTA, Ga. -- On man is dead after a late-night crash in Augusta.

The coroner confirms 82-year-old Harry Newbold died from his injures.

It happened just before 10 p.m. on the 2400 block of Peach Orchard Road between Tubman Home and Bungalow roads.

Two vehicles were involved in a the crash, a Chevy Impala and a truck.

Deputies say Newbold, the driver of the truck, is at fault because he pulled out of Scott Road and turned left on Peach Orchard, colliding with the car.

The car driver was taken into custody for a possible DUI.


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