LaGrange woman dies after car crash - WTVM.com-Columbus, GA News Weather & Sports

LaGrange woman dies after car crash

LAGRANGE, GA - LaGrange Police are investigating a car crash that killed one woman on August 10th.  Police say Modenia Smith was making a left turn onto LaFayette Parkway from the driveway of Chick-Fil-A in LaGrange.  Police say she pulled in front of a Hogansville woman, Lawrence Johnson.

Police say Smith failed to yield upon entering or crossing the roadway.

Smith, according to LaGrange police, had to be pulled from her vehicle by LaGrange Fire Department using the Jaws of Life.  She was then transported to the Columbus Medical Center where she was placed in critical condition in the intensive care unit.

Police say Smith later died as a result of the injuries she sustained as a result of the collision.

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