Waynesboro 33-year-old dies in crash on Mike Padgett Highway

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Published: Dec. 8, 2021 at 12:45 PM EST
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AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) - A Waynesboro man died Wednesday morning in a car crash on Mike Padgett Highway.

The Richmond County Coroner’s Office is investigating the on the highway at McCombs Road. 

The crash occurred as Daniel Oliver, 33, of Waynesboro, was pulling out of a parking lot to travel north on Mike Padgett Highway, according to Coroner Mark Bowen.

A southbound vehicle struck Oliver’s vehicle on the driver’s side in a crash that was reported at 4:31 a.m.  

Oliver was pronounced dead on the scene at 5:45 a.m.

Rain was falling throughout the area at the time.

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