Pedestrian hit, dies after being hit by car on Peach Orchard Road

Pedestrian hit, dies after being hit by car on Peach Orchard Road
Two males were reportedly shot at while inside a parked vehicle (Source: Jamal Smalls)

RICHMOND COUNTY (WFXG) - The Richmond County Coroner’s Office is investigating the death of a pedestrian that was hit by a car on Peach Orchard Road.

The man was identified as 69 year-old, Willie Mims. According to the coroner’s office Mims was crossing the 2500 Blk of Peach Orchard Road when a northbound car hit him.

Mims was taken to Augusta University Medical Center where he later died from blunt force trauma.

This is an ongoing investigation.

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