Augusta man dies Tuesday after motorcycle crash Friday

...was pronounced dead at 10:26 a.m. at Georgia Regents Medical Center's trauma unit.Burden was involved in a motorcycle accident June 26 on Powell Road.There will not be an autopsy, according to Richmond County Coroner Mark Bowen.

One dead in Augusta trailer fire

...Drive. After putting out the fire, a badly burned body was found in the trailer, according to Richmond County Coroner Mark Bowen.The victim was pronounced dead on scene at 7:45 p.m.The body was burned beyond recognition and Bowen said he...

Woman, 69, dead following wreck on Walton Way

...her 2005 Isuzu Rodeo was struck as she entered the intersection of Walton Way and 11th Street, Richmond County Coroner Mark Bowen said.Lacek, who had to be extricated from the vehicle, was taken to Georgia Regents Medical Center, where she was...

Hephzibah man dead after fall from crane at International Paper plant in Augusta

A Hepzibah man is dead after falling from a crane Monday night, Richmond County Coroner Mark Bowen said.The coroner's office was called to International Paper in south Augusta about 6 p.m., Bowen said.Michael Hill...

OSHA investigates falling death of crane operator at Augusta's International Paper mill

...Michael J. Hill, 44, died when he fell out of the cab of a crane that he was operating. Richmond County Coroner Mark Bowen said he fell 50 to 70 feet before striking the ground and was pronounced dead at the scene at 7:05 p.m.Mill Communications...

GBI officials meet with coroners, lawmakers about crime lab concerns

...retired that year and now works a similar position in Pennsylvania, for better pay, Keenan said.Richmond County Coroner Mark Bowen and his area counterparts have long argued for a replacement in the Augusta lab. Sperry said that he's offered a 10...

Both drivers ran lights in wreck on River Watch

...the impact, coming to a rest facing west.Powell, Jackson's stepson, was pronounced dead on the scene by Coroner Mark Bowen, and Jones, Jackson's nephew, was pronounced dead at Georgia Regents University at 11:15 p.m.Smalls, a friend...

Another child dead from Monday crash in Augusta

...Monday. The child was a back-seat passenger in a Toyota Corolla and was wearing a seat belt, Richmond County Coroner Mark Bowen said in a news release. Qumain was one of three patients taken to the hospital after the 5:30 p.m. crash on River...

November death due to drug use, coroner says

...The death of a 46-year-old Hephzibah man found in a field in November was due to drug use, Richmond County Coroner Mark Bowen said.Troy Whitson Shiflett, who had been missing for several days before he was discovered near the intersection of...

8-year-old boy dies in traffic collision at intersection of Stevens Creek Road and River Watch Parkway

...child was killed Monday afternoon in a traffic accident on River Watch Parkway, according to Richmond County Coroner Mark Bowen.John Powell, 8, was killed when a Toyota Corolla and Dodge Ram truck collided about 5:30 p.m. near the intersection...