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Columbus woman killed in early morning car wreck on Buena Vista Rd.

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Chris Turner, 24. Photo source: Muscogee County Jail. Chris Turner, 24. Photo source: Muscogee County Jail.
COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) -

A car accident has claimed the life of a Columbus woman early this morning, Dec. 28.

Shavonna Johnson, 26, was riding in a vehicle traveling westbound on Buena Vista Rd. when the car was T-boned by another driver. The accident occurred around 3:44 a.m.

Chris Turner, 24, has been arrested and now faces multiple charges including Homicide by Vehicle.

Coroner Buddy Bryan says Johnson was ejected from the vehicle.

Johnson was taken to Midtown Medical Center, and after under-going surgery, was pronounced dead at 8:18 a.m.

The cause of death was blunt force trauma to the torso. GBI was contacted. No autopsy is required.

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