WAYNE COUNTY, GA. (THECOUNT) — Samuel Dylan Hargrove, of Jesup, Georgia, has been identified as the victim in a Sunday fatal vehicle crash in Wayne County.

Hargrove, 21, was killed in a single-vehicle crash in Jesup early Sunday morning.


According to reports, Hargrove was operating a Chevy Silverado on Sunset Boulevard in Jesup, when for unknown reasons, the vehicle exited the roadway around 2 a.m. Monday. The vehicle then came into contact with a tree.

Hargrove was transported to an area hospital where he was later pronounced dead of blunt force trauma injuries.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.


Ge quick facts: Wayne County is a county located in the southeastern part of the U.S. state of Georgia. As of the 2020 census, the population was 30,144. The county seat is Jesup. Wayne County comprises the Jesup, Georgia Micropolitan Statistical Area – Wikipedia.