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Augusta man killed in motorcycle accident on Augusta Road

September 12, 2018

The South Carolina Highway Patrol and the Aiken County Coroner’s Office are investigating a traffic fatality that occurred Tuesday morning in Aiken County.

Tron D. Lampkin, 26, of Augusta, was killed after a vehicle turned in front of him as he was traveling southward on Augusta Road by motorcycle, causing a collision, according to a news release from Aiken Chief Deputy Coroner Darryl M. Ables.

The collision occurred around 5:40 a.m. at the 1400 block of Augusta Road in Warrenville, according to the release.

Lampkin was pronounced dead at the scene. An autopsy will be conducted Wednesday in Newberry.

Kala Haskell, the driver of the other vehicle, and her passenger were transported to Aiken Regional Medical Centers, according to the release. Both had non-life-threatening injuries.

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