SAVANNAH, GA (January 19, 2018) – Metro’s Traffic Investigation Unit is investigating a Jan. 12 crash at East Broad and Hall streets that resulted in the death of a 68-year-old Savannah woman.

Albertha Bowens was traveling north in the southbound lanes of E. Broad Street at Hall Street in a motorized wheelchair about 6:45 p.m. when she was struck by a southbound Ford F-150, driven by Karl Whatley, 51, of Savannah. Bowens was transported to Memorial Medical Center where she died soon after as a result of her injuries.

The crash remains under investigation.