SAVANNAH, GA (December 22, 2011): A head-on collision on Montgomery Crossroads Wednesday night killed a woman and left the other driver in surgery.

Sheila H. McKnight, 58, of the 100 block of Prince Royal Lane died at the scene when the 2005 Honda Accord she was driving collided with an Infiniti G35 driven by Philip Morgan McAlpin Jr., 24, of the first block of Daybreak Lane about 7:19 p.m. McAlpin was extricated from the wreckage by Southside firefighters and transported to Memorial University Medical Center.

Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police found that McAlpin was driving east on Montgomery Crossroads when his car crossed the center turn lane and collided with the Honda traveling west in the outside lane in front of the Lake Mayer Community Park entrance.

The SCMPD Major Accident Investigation Team (MAIT) continues to investigate the collision.


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