Man, 64, dies after car hydroplanes into oncoming traffic

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Friday, April 19, 2019

AUGUSTA, GA (WRDW/WAGT) -- The Richmond County Coroner's Office is investigating after a 64-year-old man died after his car hydroplaned into oncoming traffic.

According to Coroner Mark Bowen, Norman Hutchinson, 64, died just before 1 p.m. at the Augusta University Medical Center.

Bowen says Hutchinson was driving Friday morning when his car hydroplaned into traffic and crashed into another car at Deans Bridge Road at Spring Grove Drive.

Hutchinson was not wearing a seat belt, but his airbags deployed.

An autopsy has been scheduled with GBI.

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