Brantley, AL – Lakenya Anderson Loses Life in Car Crash on Crenshaw County 57
Brantley, AL (June 19, 2023) – The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency confirmed that 40-year-old Lakenya Anderson lost her life as a result of a two-vehicle accident that occurred on Sunday morning, June 18.
At around 8:05 a.m., ALEA was dispatched to provide assistance on-site at a crash on Crenshaw County 57.
According to reports provided by authorities, Anderson was driving a 2018 Nissan Rogue on Crenshaw County 57 when her vehicle collided head-on with a 2007 Chevrolet Silverado just seven miles north of Brantley, Alabama.
Anderson was fatally hurt in the crash and pronounced dead at the scene by responding officers. A 12-year-old passenger in the Nissan was injured in the accident. The victim was transported to an area hospital for medical treatment.
The driver of the Chevrolet, 20-year-old Lucas Johnson, was not injured.
At this time, the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency is conducting an investigation into the crash.
We hope the child injured in this accident recovers quickly.
Our condolences go out to the family of Lakenya Anderson at this time.
Fatal Car Accidents in Alabama
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