SAVANNAH, GA (December 23, 2018) – Savannah Police’s Traffic Investigation Unit is investigating an early morning single-vehicle crash that resulted in a fatality. 

At around 1:50 a.m., Akiel Bolton, 35, was driving an Infiniti QX56 north on Abercorn Street with Arial Albany, 35, as his passenger. Bolton lost control of the vehicle and struck multiple trees on the east side shoulder of Abercorn Street, beginning in the area of E. 58th Street. Due to the impact, the vehicle overturned. Both Bolton and Albany sustained serious injuries and were transported to a local hospital. 

Albany succumbed to her injuries at the hospital. This crash continues to be investigating by the TIU.