Late-Night Shooting Leaves One Dead in Richmond County: A deadly shooting was reported late last night in Richmond County.  Coroner Mark Bowen says 34-year-old Joseph Fortson of the 1900 block of Sanford Court…

No one was seriously hurt when a small aircraft crashed in Richmond County Sunday evening.

The sheriff’s office said the pilot attempted to take-off from a makeshift runway behind a home in the 4700 block of Rollins Road around 7:30 p.m. The pilot is being treated for non life-threatening injuries at Augusta University Medical Center.  One other person onboard also escaped serious injury.

Thanks to Mary Liz Nolan of WGAC for the story.