UPDATE: Elderly man found dead on Jeanne Rd in Augusta identified

UPDATE: Elderly man found dead on Jeanne Rd in Augusta identified

AUGUSTA, GA (WFXG) - UPDATE: The Richmond County's Coroner's Office have identified an elderly man's body found on Jeanne road.The victim is 79-year-old Thomas Montgomery. Officials say he was attempting to get out of his car, when it rolled backwards knocking him to the ground. Montgomery was pronounced dead at the scene.

Investigators and the Richmond County Coroner's Office are investigating the death of an elderly man.

Augusta-Richmond County EMA officials say the eighty-year-old man was found near his vehicle on Jeanne Road. Coroner Mark Bowen, Richmond County Sheriff's Office investigators and Richmond County Firefighters are investigating the scene. Officials say the death is not related to the storms that swept through Augusta Monday afternoon.

Augusta Fire Department firefighters are on the scene of what appears to be an accidental death on Jeanne Road. This is...

Posted by Augusta, Georgia Fire/EMA on Monday, April 3, 2017

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