BURKE COUNTY, GA (WFXG) - The Burke County Sheriff’s Office confirms that a head on crash on River Rd. around 4 a.m. on Oct. 14 leaves two people dead.
According to officials, the crash occurred at 3:58 a.m. in front of 4918 River Rd. 28-year-old Gregory Wingrove of Augusta, was dead on the scene, Wingrove was driving a 2015 Toyota Corolla.
Johnny Weintraub, 32-year-old of Aiken was driving a 2010 Honda Accord, Weintraub died at the local hospital. Authorities say both victims were employees at Plant Vogtle, one victim was leaving work while the other was heading to work.
Authorities say, deputies and EMA responded to the scene but, Georgia State Patrol is taking over the investigation.