Mother of five killed in Harlem-Grovetown Road crash

Published: Oct. 24, 2020 at 10:45 PM EDT|Updated: Oct. 24, 2020 at 11:33 PM EDT
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AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) - The Columbia County Coroner’s Office says the victim has been identified in the fatal accident in Columbia County on Saturday.

Kifiney Harris, 43, of Harlem, is the victim in the fatal accident in Columbia County. News 12 learned she is the mother of five children.

The Columbia County Sheriff’s Office says Harris was driving a 2006 Chrysler 300 east on Harlem Grovetown Road going around the curve between Cawley Road and Caroleton Drive.

The driver of the other vehicle, which was a Chevrolet Tahoe, was Prescilla Johnson. She was traveling west also going around the curve.

For unknown reasons, the driver of the Tahoe crossed the center line into the eastbound lane, striking the Chrysler head-on, according to authorities.

Harris was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the Tahoe suffered what appeared to be significant injuries and was transported to Doctors Hospital by Gold Cross AMS.

The initial call came in at 10:24 p.m.

Harris will be autopsied in Atlanta.

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