RICHMOND COUNTY (WFXG) - The Richmond County Coroner’s Office is investigating the death of a pedestrian that was hit by a car on Peach Orchard Road.
The man was identified as 69 year-old, Willie Mims. According to the coroner’s office Mims was crossing the 2500 Blk of Peach Orchard Road when a northbound car hit him.
Mims was taken to Augusta University Medical Center where he later died from blunt force trauma.
This is an ongoing investigation.