Pedestrian dies after being struck by car

AUGUSTA, GA (WFXG) - A man has been killed after being hit by a vehicle while attempting to cross the street, Richmond County Sheriff's deputies said.

Sgt. Shane McDaniel has identified the victim as Darius Bush, 19.

The incident happened on Old Waynesboro Road at Taylor Road.

McDaniel said Bush was thrown into the southbound lanes of Old Waynesboro Road and was then hit a second time by another vehicle.

Bush was pronounced dead at the scene.

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