RICHMOND COUNTY, Ga. (WFXG) - The Richmond County coroner is investigating an early-morning traffic death on Old Savannah Road just west of Molly Pond Road. 

Coroner Mark Bowen says the vehicle was traveling west on Old Savannah Road when they lost control. The vehicle hit a utility pole and flipped at least once. The driver was pronounced dead on the scene at 1:30 a.m. Tuesday, May 4. 

The driver's identity will be released once their next of kin is notified. 

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