AUGUSTA, Ga. (WJBF) – The Richmond County Coroner’s Office is investigating a pedestrian fatality Saturday night.
It happened on the 3700 block of Peach Orchard Road in Augusta.
The Coroner said 59-year-old Gregory Lynn Baker, of the 3700 block of Byrd Road, was crossing Peach Orchard Road in his wheelchair when he was hit by a southbound vehicle.
Baker was thrown into the northbound lanes where he was hit by a Richmond County Sheriff’s patrol car.
Baker died on the scene at 8:30 p.m.
An autopsy is scheduled at the GBI Lab.