Augusta woman jailed in fatal crash

Toni Lorraine Akiti

A 33-year-old woman was arrested Thursday in connection with the death of a motorcycle driver one week earlier.

Toni Lorraine Akiti was charged with misdemeanor homicide by vehicle and failure to yield while turning left.

The March 1 incident occurred at Gordon Highway and North Leg Road at 5:36 p.m. Akiti was making a left turn to travel east on Gordon Highway when she collided with Moises Santiago-Rodriguez, who was driving a silver 2003 Suzuki motorcycle.

Santiago-Rodriguez, 24, was taken to Medical College of Georgia Hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 7:09 p.m. that day.

Motorcycle driver dies after colliding with SUV at Gordon Highway and North Leg Road