Augusta's Engineering Department says the temporary bridge repairs have been completed and the road is open for traffic. Frustration arose once again Tuesday morning as neighbors around Patterson Bridge Road were left to use a dirt road to travel on.
News 12 is on your side with details about a major construction project going on in Augusta. It's a project to extend trails along the Augusta Canal. If you drove on River Watch Parkway on Thursday, you probably noticed it.
Coroner Tim Carlton confirmed that 51-year-old Berry Playford of Augusta was pronounced dead at the Georgia Regents University Emergency Department at 10:10 p.m. Carlton says he died of multiple body trauma.
Chukker Creek Elementary sits on Chukker Creek Road in south Aiken. It's a school of 850 students, but only a few of them ride the bus. That means a lot of parents dropping off kids every morning and picking them in the afternoon. It also means a major traffic headache the city's trying to fix.
Four people were taken to the hospital after six separate collisions around 9:25 a.m. Tuesday. The accidents happened along a foggy stretch of Highway 78 through the Montmorenci community, just east of Aiken city limits.
Authorities say 34-year-old Robert W. Jones Jr. died early Sunday morning from blunt force trauma. Deputies say the accident happened around 10 p.m. on the 2200 block of Barton Chapel Road near the IGA.
Deputy Coroner Kenneth Boose says 32-year-old Roderick Quimbly died from blunt force trauma at 4:15 a.m. Wednesday. The crash happened just before 4 a.m. at the intersection of Deans Bridge Road and Gordon Highway.