AUGUSTA, Ga. — Authorities say an Augusta teenager has died after being struck by a vehicle earlier in the week.
The Augusta Chronicle reports that 17-year-old Matthew C. Smith died at a hospital on Christmas Eve.
Richmond County Coroner Mark Bowen said Smith was in the center lane of Peach Orchard Road when he was hit by a southbound vehicle on Thursday.
He was taken to Augusta University Medical Center and died Sunday night.
Information from: The Augusta Chronicle , http://www.augustachronicle.com