AUGUSTA – A Lincoln county man died as a result of a multi-vehicle crash in Augusta Monday afternoon.
According to Augusta police, it happened on Eastern Avenue, also known as Route 17, near Spring Road around 4:50 p.m.
Police say three drivers appeared to have minor to moderate injuries after their respective vehicles collided.
One of the drivers, William Ames, 77, of Jefferson, was transported to the Alfond Center for Health, where he died from his injuries.
Police didn’t release the names or conditions of the other drivers involved.
Police say inclement weather and road conditions appear to be factors in the crash, which remains under investigation.