Several people were injured Friday in a collision on Windsor Spring Road.
The accident happened near the intersection with Richmond Hill Road after a Volkswagen Beetle reportedly crossed the center line and hit a Nissan Altima, according to dispatch. Details about the injuries weren’t known.
Doctors Hospital of Augusta has been given an all clear after a bomb threat was called in this afternoon, hospital spokesman Adam Landau confirmed.
“We had a bomb threat called in,” he said.
The hospital’s policy is to search the area for anything suspicious but “we do not evacuate,” Landau said. Law enforcement was called in, but nothing suspicious was discovered during the search, he said.
Shortly after 8 a.m. Friday, units from the Richmond County Fire Department assisted by the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office responded to a fire alarm call and then reports that an individual had set himself on fire and run into the house.
According to a statement from the Sheriff’s Office, Steven Valakos, 37, had reportedly been involved in a domestic issue with the occupant of the residence and taken these actions. He is currently being treated for his injuries and the fire has been extinguished.