UPDATE: Man dies after motorcycle accident on Gordon Highway

By: Staff Email
By: Staff Email
Deadly Accident

(Credit: MGN Online)

Tuesday, May 14, 2013

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW) -- Coroner Grover Tuten has confirmed the motorcycle driver involved in an accident on Gordon Highway last week has died.

Investigators say 41-year-old Kevin Ports was riding his motorcycle when it became airborne near Kissingbower Road on May 9.

Tuten says Ports died from blunt force trauma at the hospital on Sunday.

Thursday, May 9, 2013

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW) -- A man is in critical condition after being thrown from his motorcycle on Gordon Highway Thursday morning.

Officials say he accelerated as he approached Kissingbower Road, which is when the motorcycle became airborne.

The driver, 41-year-old Kevin Ports, has internal injuries.

Charges for Ports are pending.

Have information or an opinion about this story? Click here to contact the newsroom.

Copyright WRDW-TV News 12. All rights reserved. This material may not be republished without express written permission.

WRDW.com is happy to provide a forum for commenting and discussion. Please respect and abide by the house rules:

Keep it clean, keep it civil, keep it truthful, stay on topic, be responsible, share your knowledge, and please suggest removal of comments that violate these standards.

powered by Disqus
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 1212 Augusta, GA 30903 Main Telephone: (803) 278-1212 Newsroom: (803) 278-3111 newsroom@wrdw.com Fax: (803) 442-4561
Copyright © 2002-2016 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 206835951 - wrdw.com/a?a=206835951
Gray Television, Inc.