One dead after motorcycle accident in Augusta

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Published: Aug. 16, 2020 at 5:01 AM EDT
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AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) - The Richmond County Coroner’s Office is investigating a motorcycle death that happened in Augusta early Sunday morning.

Officials say 39-year-old Thomas Williams Jr., of Keysville, was riding a motorcycle westbound in the 3000 block of Washington Road just after 2 a.m.

They say a sport utility vehicle was pulling out of the Heritage Inn on Washington Road. That’s when they say Williams hit the driver’s side of the SUV.

Williams was pronounced dead at the scene and his body will be taken for an autopsy.

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