UPDATE: Man identified in Single car crash on 15th Street

UPDATE: Man identified in Single car crash on 15th Street
(Source: AP)

AUGUSTA, GA (WFXG) - The Richmond County Coroner’s Office is investigating a single car crash that left one person dead.

The Richmond County Coroner’s Office says 57-year-old James Thomas was killed in the single car crash.

Officials say the accident took place on 15th St. at Carver Dr. Monday, Dec. 2. The driver was driving a black SUV north on 15th St. when they lost control and struck multiple signs, a fence and a telephone pole knocking it to the ground.

The Coroner’s Office said the driver was pronounced dead at the scene at 8:35 p.m. Thomas’ body is being taken to the GBI lab for an autopsy.

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