SAVANNAH, GA (September 19, 2018) – Savannah Police’s Traffic Investigation Unit is investigating an early morning, single-vehicle crash that left a passenger with serious injuries.

Shortly after 1 a.m. today, Aaron Forbes, 22, of Savannah, was traveling east on E. 37th Street near Habersham Street in a 2010 Nissan Altima when he struck a curb, resulting in him losing control of the vehicle. The vehicle left the roadway, traveled along the sidewalk and then struck a tree. The vehicle then continued across all lanes of E. 37th Street and crashed through a fence surrounding an abandoned property at the northwest corner of E. 37th and Price streets.

Desmond Lewis, 33, who was a passenger in the vehicle, was transported to Memorial Hospital for treatment of serious injuries. The driver was not injured.