Updated at 1 p.m. on 2/24/2022:

One person is dead following a head-on collision this morning on Washington Road in Evans near Kroger.

The Columbia County Sheriff’s office says vehicles driven by Michael Anthony Moorer of Augusta and Cheryl Leigh Henderson of Augusta collided near Fioli Drive around 9:00 a.m.

CPR was administered to Moorer, but authorities say he died at the scene.

Henderson was taken to Augusta University Medical Center for treatment of serious injuries.

Story courtesy of Mary Liz Nolan with WGAC.