Evans doctor killed in car crash

Editor's Note: An earlier version of this story provided the incorrect age of the doctor and the wrong gender of the child.

Authorities say an Evans doctor was killed in a car accident Saturday.

Dr. Samuel Harvey, 64, died of multiple blunt force trauma after the accident on Washington Road near Woodbridge Drive, Columbia County Deputy Coroner Harriet Gar­rison said. He was pronounced dead at Georgia Regents Medical Center at 7:09 p.m.

Garrison said Harvey, an anesthesiologist, was trying to leave the Circle K gas station near Woodbridge Drive when a vehicle struck his driver’s side door.

Harvey’s wife and 13-year-old son, who were at Walt Disney World, arrived in Augusta early Sunday.



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