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Deputies: Evans man shot himself before crashing on River Watch Parkway

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AUGUSTA, GA (WFXG) -

An Evans man shot himself before crashing on River Watch Parkway Tuesday, according to the Columbia County Sheriff's Office.

The 22-year-old man was found with a gunshot wound to his head after his car crashed into a guardrail on River Watch Parkway at Pleasant Home Road, Capt. Steve Morris said.

The coroner's office has not released the man's identity. An autopsy is scheduled for Wednesday at the Georgia Bureau of Investigation crime lab in Atlanta.

The crash was blocking westbound traffic on River Watch Parkway around noon Tuesday.

No one else was injured in the crash, Morris said.

 

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