A motor vehicle accident sadly claimed the life of a pedestrian Sunday night, July 21, 2019.
As reported by WRBL.com, a “woman was struck Sunday night by a car on Victory Drive, near Border Drive.” According to the report, the victim was transported to “Piedmont Columbus Regional emergency room where she later died from blunt force trauma.”
WTVM.com is reporting the identity of the victim as “20 year old Shani’ya Crapper.” Columbus Police Department Motor Squad is investigating the incident.
Our Legal Take
As the details of this accident continue to develop, the family of Shani’ya Crapper may elect to file civil claims seeking substantial compensation for their loss. The Murray Law Firm has had extensive and successful experience representing victims of motor vehicle claims in Georgia, and the legal team at the firm suggests that the family of Shani’ya Crapper should retain a law firm without delay to protect their interests and ensure an unbiased investigation and the preservation of any and all evidence. Photographs of the roadways and vehicles involved and a review of surveillance footage from nearby businesses or properties, if any exists, will need to be performed immediately before this evidence is damaged or destroyed.
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