Motorcyclist killed in Augusta crash identified

Motorcyclist killed in Augusta crash identified
(Source: AP)

AUGUSTA, GA (WFXG) - The Richmond County Coroner’s Office is investigating the death of a motorcyclist killed in a crash Friday afternoon.

The crash was called into 911 at 1:26 p.m. The motorcycle was traveling south on Powell Rd at Flagler Rd when it crossed the center line and hit a utility trailer being pulled by a pickup truck. The motorcyclist, now identified as 48-year-old Turner Jackson Ready of Janelle Rd., was thrown into a nearby ditch and killed instantly.

No autopsy will be performed.

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