HEPHZIBAH, Ga (WJBF) – Two people have died as a result of an accident on Highway 88 in Hephzibah.
Richmond County Sheriff’s Traffic Division was dispatched to Bath-Edie Rd at Hwy 88 in Hephzibah for an accident with injuries.
Upon arrival, Deputies found the accident involved a passenger vehicle containing two people and a commercial box truck.
The occupants in the passenger vehicle had to be extricated before being taken to the hospital for treatment.
The two occupants of the passenger vehicle succumbed to their injuries. Their names will be released at a later time.
The intersection is back open.