Man charged in fatal motorcycle wreck

Man charged in fatal motorcycle wreck

AUGUSTA, GA (WFXG) - A 52-year-old man is facing charges in a May motorcycle wreck that killed his passenger, according to the Richmond County Sheriff's Office.

Michael Paul Acord is charged with homicide by vehicle, driving under the influence and reckless driving, deputies said. He was arrested Tuesday.

On May 27, Acord was driving a 2013 Harley Davidson motorcycle in the parking lot of Masters Cinema and Hooters on Washington Road when he lost control and struck the side of a truck.

His passenger, 44-year-old Regina L. Allen, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Acord is being held at the Richmond County jail.

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