A Martinez teen died Thursday from injuries she sustained in a Wednesday night crash in Evans.
Jordan Elizabeth White, 19, of Springlakes Drive in Martinez, died at 12:42 p.m. at the Georgia Health Sciences University Medical Center, according to Columbia County Coroner Vernon Collins.
White was a 2011 Evans High School graduate. She was studying at Augusta State University and worked at Firehouse Subs, according to her Facebook page.
She was airlifted to the hospital after the wreck just before midnight on Washington Road.
White's passengers, Corey Davis, 19, of Cyndee Circle in Martinez, is in fair condition at GHSU, according to a hospital spokeswoman. She had no listing for the other passenger, Clinton Guyman, 22, of Belglade Road in Grovetown, who also was taken to the hospital.
Charges are pending against Lucky Wade Jackson Jr., 43, of Buxton Drive in Evans, pending the results of a blood alcohol test, according to Columbia County sheriff’s Capt. Steve Morris.
White was taking a left turn off of Ronald Reagan Drive on a green arrow at about 11:45 p.m. Jackson, driving a Ford F250 truck, ran the red light heading west and hit the driver’s side of White’s Honda Accord, according to a sheriff's office accident report. The Honda spun and landed on the shoulder.
Jackson’s truck crossed the center line and hit a stopped tractor trailer, according to the report.
Jackson sustained minor injuries and was treated and released from MCG. The driver of the tractor trailer wasn’t injured.