Columbus, GA – In a tragic incident that occurred early this morning, a 16-year-old teenager named Dayshaun Sampson lost his life in a deadly crash on Amber Drive near Susan Lane. The Columbus Police Department (CPD) has identified Sampson as the victim.
According to officials, the crash took place at approximately 1 a.m. It has been reported that Sampson had stolen a vehicle the previous night and crashed into a wooded area on Amber Drive. Sadly, he was pronounced dead at the scene at 1:45 a.m.
The CPD Motor Squad is currently leading the investigation into the single-vehicle crash. They are working diligently to gather all the necessary information and determine the exact circumstances that led to this devastating incident.
Amber Drive, the location where the crash occurred, is a residential street in Columbus, Georgia. Situated near Susan Lane, it is known for its quiet and peaceful surroundings. With its tree-lined streets and well-maintained houses, the area is typically a tranquil and safe neighborhood.
As the investigation continues, the CPD is urging anyone with information about the incident to come forward and assist in shedding light on what exactly took place. They are keen on gathering as much evidence as possible to ensure a thorough and comprehensive investigation.
In the meantime, we will be keeping you updated on-air and online as more information becomes available. It is our commitment to bringing you the latest updates and providing a comprehensive understanding of the situation as it unfolds.
The loss of a young life is always a heartbreaking event, and our thoughts and condolences go out to the family and friends of Dayshaun Sampson. May they find strength and support during this difficult time.
Please stay tuned for further updates on this developing story.