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Driver dies after SUV crashes into South Augusta house

AUGUSTA, GA (WFXG) -

A 58-year-old man who crashed his SUV into the side of a house Monday morning has died, according to the Richmond County Sheriff's Office.

William Lambert died at the hospital from medical issues not related to the wreck, deputies said.

Lambert was driving west on Meadowbrook Drive at about 10 a.m. Monday when an unknown medical issue caused him to pass out, deputies said. His wife Bernice was in the vehicle with him.

Lambert struck two mailboxes - one at 2509 Meadowbrook Dr. and one at 2511 Meadowbrook Dr. - before crashing into the side of a house at 2518 Meadowbrook Dr.

No one was in the house at the time of the wreck.

Lambert and his wife were transported to Georgia Regents Medical Center for treatment. Deputies did not release information about his wife's condition.

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